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Lidice & Lezaky: their stories through stamps

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By Paul Weiser, Mandel Fellow of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and the former director of the Braun-Glick Holocaust Institute for the Anti-Defamation League. Introduction…read more

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The Holocaust: assessing responsibility and conscience

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By Paul Wieser and Syd Golston Introduction Students will internalize the pressures of society and the struggles of conscience that operated during the Holocaust and…read more

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The Legacy of President John F. Kennedy – 50 Years Later

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This November 22 will mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.  Although his young life was tragically cut short, he…read more

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Lesson Plan: “Connecting Syria’s allies and enemies” Infographic

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by Katie Gould, Teacher Resource Producer for NewsHour Extra This lesson features the infographic “Connecting Syria’s allies and enemies” by Al Jazeera to help students understand the…read more

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Lesson Plan: An Attack on Syria – What Would You Do?

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By Katie Gould, PBS NewsHour Extra Teacher Resource Producer Subjects Social studies, Government & Civics, Syria, Estimated Time One 90 minute class Grade Level 7-12…read more

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