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Is Healthcare A Right?

Student Voice

On October 1, the healthcare exchanges in the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, up to the general public for enrollment. The imminent implementation…read more

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World Food Day: Teaching the Power of School Meals

Lesson Plan

By World Food Programme Subjects Health, International Affairs, Current Events Estimated time One class period Grade level Grades 7-10 Objective This lesson plan will address…read more


Singapore Takes Farming in a New Direction: Up


Click to download video Singapore is one of the world’s most populous cities, but the wealthy island metropolis that is home to more than five…read more


Kids Put at Bottom of List for Adult Organ Transplants


Ten-year-old Sarah Murnaghan and 11-year-old Javier Acosta are both dying from cystic fibrosis, a disease that causes the body to make thick, sticky mucus which…read more

A boy fires a gun at a shooting range during summer camp. Photo via Flickr user John Trainor

Guns Made for Kids Spark Safety Debate


Gun manufacturers, like nearly every other industry, have strategies to market to kids and encourage young people to buy certain brands early and stick with…read more

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