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With smart gadgets everywhere, tech companies face new privacy questions

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With smart gadgets becoming a ubiquitous part of everyday life – embedded in cars, watches, glasses refrigerators and even thermostats – many fear the ways that private companies could misuse private customer data. Continue reading

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Does This Generation Have a “Moon Mission”?

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Do Now is a weekly activity for students to engage and respond to current issues using social media tools like Twitter. If you are a…read more

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NFL Bullying Case Sparks Debate Over Race, Sport and Culture

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Bullying and sports made headlines recently when Jonathan Martin, a 24-year-old offensive lineman for the Miami Dolphins left his team after being tormented by veteran teammate…read more

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Kristallnacht 75 Years Later

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Subjects Government and civics, world history and English Language Arts Estimated Time One 45 minute class period Grade Level High School Warm Up Activity Ask…read more

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Veterans Day: Military Kids from Bahrain Share Their Experiences

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On Veterans Day, Americans celebrate the men and women in uniform who work every day to keep the country safe. But while military personnel make…read more

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