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Lesson Plan: Constitution Day — Civic empowerment and active citizenship

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Explore the U.S. Constitution on Constitution Day! Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: Sen. Sanders on raising corporate and wealth taxes to address income inequality

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Hear from one senator at the forefront of Democratic negotiations on a transformative spending bill Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: The FDA grants full approval for vaccine

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Hear the latest from Dr. Anthony Fauci about formal vaccine approval and what it might mean for lagging vaccination rates Continue reading

Explainer: Trump’s executive orders and the limits of presidential power

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In this lesson, explore the long-standing constitutional controversies around the power of executive orders. Continue reading

Student breakdown on the government shutdown

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Use this PBS NewsHour lesson plan with your students for the latest on the government shutdown. Continue reading

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