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Zombie Autopsies Lesson 1: You’ll be Wishin’ for some Neurotransmission and Background Story

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Created by Katie Gould in collaboration with Dr. Steven Schlozman Author of “The Zombie Autopsies” Introduction This lesson introduces students to neurons and neurotransmission through…read more

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Neuroscience Basics through Puzzles and Dance

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This lesson plan celebrates the recent Nobel Prize for Medicine award winners for their work on how cells move molecular “cargo”. Students will be introduced to the…read more

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Bullying Education Resources

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Compiled by Katie Gould, Teacher Resource Producer for the PBS NewsHour October is National Bullying Prevention Month. The resources below are designed to provide educators…read more

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Periodic attacks occur against girls, teachers and their school buildings, usually in the more conservative south and east of Afghanistan, from where the Taliban draws most support.

Why Is It Important to Educate Girls?

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By 10 x 10 Subjects World, Education, Social Issues Estimated Time One 30-45 minute period Grade Level Grades 7 – 12 Objective Students will: Explain…read more

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Analyzing Stop and Frisk Through Personal Narratives and Infographics

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By Katie Gould, NewsHour Teacher Resource Producer and Allison McCartney, Editor for NewsHour Extra This Common Core-aligned lesson helps students explore the New York City’s…read more

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