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Writing program helps young Detroiters build community through poetry

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Professional writers are visiting Detroit public schools in an effort to turn students into authors. “I want to build confidence with a pencil in the…read more

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Chicago Youth Tackle Difficult Issues Through Theatre

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In a diverse immigrant neighborhood in Chicago, young people are using theatre as a way to deal with tough issues in their lives and humanize…read more

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The Top 15 Lesson Plans for Back to School

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With students heading back into the classroom, NewsHour Extra is here to help teachers with their back-to-school lesson plans and classroom resources.  We compiled a…read more

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Political Cartoons Make an Art out of Controversy

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While the adage goes, “a picture is worth a thousand words,” a good political cartoon is often worth many more. When a skilled cartoonist puts…read more

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Artists Learn Business to Keep Their Dreams Afloat

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Click to download video Click to download Lesson Plan Entrepreneurship may be the answer for the future of artists, dancers and musicians trying to make careers in a tough…read more

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