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Women’s History Month Resources


March is Women’s History Month, where we highlight and celebrate the accomplishments of women who have changed the world. Mark the month in your classroom…read more

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Paralympics reignites debate over U.N. disabilities treaty


DOWNLOAD VIDEO As the Paralympic Olympic Games are played in Sochi, Russia, this week, attention has been focused on talented athletes with physical disabilities from…read more

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“Well-behaved women seldom make history” – Lesson Plan

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By Katie Gould and Elizabeth Jones Introduction Since Harvard professor Laurel Thatcher Ulrich coined the phrase, “Well-behaved women seldom make history” in the 1970s, those words have…read more

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White House-backed initiative aims to improve chances for young men of color


In an effort to address the challenges young men of color face as they go to school and enter the workforce, leaders from different sectors…read more

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