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Halloween lesson plans: Neuroscience and zombies!

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  Lesson series created by Katie Gould in collaboration with Dr. Steven Schlozman, author of The Zombie Autopsies The following lessons about neuroscience have been…read more

NewsHour EXTRA launches interactive learning resource covering journalism history in America

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NewsHour EXTRA, PBS NewsHour’s website devoted to news in the classroom, has developed a new interactive learning resource called Journalism in Action designed to help…read more

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

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This Indigenous Peoples Day on Oct. 12, have students examine current issues facing the Wampanoag people, the ancestors of the Native American tribes who welcomed and helped the Pilgrims. Continue reading

Do charges in Breonna Taylor case show officers are ‘above the law’?

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Discuss why many from protesters to scholars think the charges in the police killing of Breonna Taylor are inadequate. Continue reading

News Roundup: TikTok banned, Trump weighs in on 1619 Project

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Find out what happened this week, from the banning of TikTok to Trump’s comments on education and race. Continue reading

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