English & Language Arts

Daily News Lesson: How this young Afghan refugee uses poetry to ’empty’ her pain and feel hope

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Hear from one young refugee on how poetry and art have helped her process trauma Continue reading

Lesson plan: After helping Pilgrims, today’s Wampanoag tribe fight for their ancestral lands

Lesson Plan

Have students examine current issues facing the Wampanoag people, the ancestors of the Native American tribes who welcomed and helped the Pilgrims. Continue reading

Office Hours podcast: Student interviews her professor, author Thirii Myo Kyaw Myint

Student Voice

This is the second entry of Office Hours, NewsHour EXTRA’s podcast devoted to students interviewing their favorite professors about their work Continue reading

Educator Voice: Twenty years after 9/11, this NYC teacher pushes for “health of all survivors” — including her own students

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The creators and original cast of with their eyes: September 11th — the view from a high school at ground zero. Front row: Chantelle Williams, Cathy…read more

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