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#MyZeitgeist Year in Review Project

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Introduction  zeit·geist - noun, \ˈtsīt-ˌgīst,ˈzīt-\ : the general beliefs, ideas, and spirit of a time and place. From the George Zimmerman trial and the secrets leaked by…read more

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Myanmar Farmers at Risk from Government Land Seizures

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Click to download video In the Asian country of Myanmar, also known as Burma, farmers are facing the destruction of their family’s homeland as the…read more

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Middle East and North Africa Geography

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By Leah Fabel, Washington, DC Subjects Geography and History Estimated Time Two or three 45-minute class periods Grade Level 9 – 12 Objective Students will…read more

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How Do We Define Terrorism?

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This lesson is adapted from Responding to Terrorism: Challenges for Democracy used with permission from Choices for the 21st Century Education Program, Watson Institute for…read more

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Meteor Falls Out of Sky in Russia

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Click here to download video In an incident that seems like it was taken straight from a sci-fi movie, a 10-ton meteor fell over Russia,…read more

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