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History of Juneteenth: Now the first new federal holiday in decades

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Students will explore and discuss the history and context around the Juneteenth holiday in the United States. Continue reading

The role of media literacy in teaching your students about Charlottesville

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Use this PBS NewsHour video and discussion questions to teach your students about the events in Charlottesville. Extension activities include the history of Confederate monuments and the debate as to whether or not the statues should remain standing. Continue reading

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