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A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words

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By Shannon Sullivan, Arlington, Va. Subject(s) Art/Media Estimated Time Two class periods of 45 minutes, including one evening of homework Grade Level Grades 7-12 Objective…read more

Arts & CulturePhotographyPoliticsScience

Congress Moves on Immigration Reform


Click here to download video Teachers: this video contains an approx. 3-minute story followed by a 9-minute discussion. Senators from both sides of the aisle…read more

Government & CivicsPoliticsSocial Issues

Israeli Election Results Show Divided Country


Click here to download video One day after the U.S. presidential inauguration, Israelis took to the polls to vote for a new government. With the…read more

Government & CivicsPoliticsWorld

Obama Sets Progressive Tone in Inaugural Speech


In his second inaugural address, President Barack Obama outlined the issues he intends to tackle in language that reflected his goal of forging a meaningful…read more

Barack ObamainaugurationPolitics

President to Announce New Gun Control Measures


Click here to download video Just over a month since a mass shooting claimed the lives of 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook…read more

Government & CivicsPoliticsSocial Issues

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