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Brown v. Board of Education: the story of Prince Edward County schools

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By Katie Gould, PBS NewsHour Extra Teacher Resource Producer Introduction May 17, 2014 marks the 60th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision “Brown v. Board…read more

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SOTU

The State of the Union address

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Subjects Social studies, history, civics, current events, government Estimated Time 1 class period to explain the assignment, 1 class period to go over the worksheets…read more

Government & Civics
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Paper football and government fundamentals

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By Katie Gould, PBS NewsHour Extra Teacher Resource Producer Introduction Use this lesson plan to help students understand the difference between the types of governments…read more

Government & Civics
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#MyZeitgeist Year in Review Project

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Introduction  zeit·geist - noun, \ˈtsīt-ˌgīst,ˈzīt-\ : the general beliefs, ideas, and spirit of a time and place. From the George Zimmerman trial and the secrets leaked by…read more

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The Gettysburg Address – How History is Made

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By Katie Gould, Teacher Resource Producer for the PBS NewsHour Extra Tuesday November 19 marks the 150th anniversary of what many historians say is among…read more

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