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Bullying education resources – Lesson Plan

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Compiled by Katie Gould, Teacher Resource Producer for the PBS NewsHour October is National Bullying Prevention Month. The resources below are designed to provide educators…read more

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Periodic attacks occur against girls, teachers and their school buildings, usually in the more conservative south and east of Afghanistan, from where the Taliban draws most support.

Why is it important to educate girls? – Lesson Plan

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By 10 x 10 Subjects World, Education, Social Issues Estimated Time One 30-45 minute period Grade Level Grades 7 – 12 Objective Students will: Explain…read more

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New Jersey Considers In-State Tuition for Undocumented Students

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Young undocumented immigrants in the United States face a number of hurdles when trying to attend college. Undocumented students are often not eligible…read more

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Analyzing stop-and-frisk through personal narratives and infographics – Lesson Plan

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By Katie Gould, NewsHour Teacher Resource Producer and Allison McCartney, Editor for NewsHour Extra This Common Core-aligned lesson helps students explore the New York City’s…read more

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What Other Countries Can Teach Us About Good Schools

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Despite increases in education spending and a decade of school reform, students in the United States still lag behind their peers in many other countries…read more

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