coronavirus

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

PBS 2-minute news summary: coronavirus, 2020 Olympics postponed, Afghanistan

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In this current events lesson, check out the PBS NewsHour from Mon. March 23rd, on the cancellation of the Olympics and an update on Afghanistan. Continue reading

Yo-Yo Ma provides comfort in a time of crisis

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In this NewsHour current events lesson. Yo-Yo Ma, one of the world’s most renowned and beloved musicians, provides comfort in this time of crisis. Continue reading

Educator Voices: How the coronavirus pandemic will change education

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In this Educator Voices, seven educators share a variety of perspectives on how coronavirus has affected their lives, including concerns for students and their own…read more

PBS NewsHour: Two-minute news wrap for students

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Watch this PBS NewsHour two-minute news wrap from March 17th and answer the accompanying focus question. Continue reading

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