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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

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

How to break down stereotypes

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In this NewsHour Extra lesson, learn how representation in work, school and pop culture makes a difference to young people. Continue reading

Lesson plan: How mimicking nature inspires new inventions

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In this lesson plan, students will learn about biomimicry — an innovative method in which nature inspires new inventions to solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Continue reading

18 lesson plans teaching the power of invention

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Learn how inventions are solving problems around the world and then have students design their own inventions that help their communities. Continue reading

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