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Who is taking your money when you order takeout?

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In this lesson plan, uncover the hidden economy behind our quarantine takeout orders. Continue reading

Are press freedoms under threat?

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In this lesson plan, hear from a journalist convicted of “cyber libel” in the Philippines and discuss press freedoms in the U.S. and around the world. Continue reading

How Generation Z is changing the world

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In this lesson plan, discuss ways Generation Z is taking new approaches to activism and demands for reform. Continue reading

What will schools look like when they reopen?

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Explore the plans of one school district in Texas that is re-opening now. Consider ways schools might re-open safely and fairly in the fall. Continue reading

Will more voters vote by mail this fall?

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Examine the debate around increasing access to vote by mail as coronavirus presents new challenges. Continue reading

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