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Inequality in education funding

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In this lesson plan, learn about one state’s attempts to remedy an alarming gap between the funding of its wealthiest and poorest school districts. Continue reading

Help students understand the relationship between the police and the military

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In this NewsHour lesson plan, learn about the history of the militarization of police departments across the country. Continue reading

Minneapolis residents explain experiences with overt and systemic racism

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In this NewsHour lesson, learn about the history of race relations in Minnesota and how it echoes throughout the country. Continue reading

Could working from home become the new norm?

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In this NewsHour lesson plan, discuss how working from home could become the new norm. Continue reading

Death of George Floyd sets off massive protests

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In this NewsHour lesson plan, discuss the protests surrounding the killing of Minneapolis resident George Floyd. Continue reading

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