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Social dis-dancing, anyone? Lessons of empathy and uplift from COVID-19

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In this NewsHour Extra lesson plan, discuss these stories of uplift and empathy from the coronavirus pandemic. Continue reading

PBS news summary: Choose your own current event activity

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In this current events lesson, check out the PBS NewsHour’s 2-minute news wrap from April 8, 2020. Continue reading

Lesson plan: What is the role of civil disobedience today?

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In this NewsHour lesson plan, learn about the practice of civil disobedience with examples like Cesar Chavez and Rosa Parks. Continue reading

Distance learning: PBS NewsHour classroom resources for students

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  Use these teacher-produced resources and lesson plans to create your own packets for students. We will keep this document updated, especially around current events.…read more

How young people feel about the coronavirus

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Teens across the PBS Student Reporting Labs network were asked what information they’ve heard regarding #coronavirus. Continue reading

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