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Summer coronavirus wave scrambles re-opening plans

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Examine shifts in public policy and plans for the fall as coronavirus cases ramp up in mid-summer. Continue reading

Economic role of government now and during Great Depression

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In this NewsHour EXTRA lesson, learn how the coronavirus is impacting the economy and how it compares to the Great Depression. Continue reading

Health care workers on the frontlines of war against coronavirus

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In this NewsHour current events lesson, learn about how health care professionals are handling the challenges of the coronavirus. Continue reading

Lesson plan: The State of the Union Address

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Use this NewsHour lesson plan to evaluate the State of the Union speech and learn its history. Continue reading

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