PBS

Virginia Beach and gun violence through a media literacy lens

Video

Learn how the media covers stories about gun violence, including the Virginia Beach shooting. Continue reading

How the news, Netflix and social media influence how schools talk about suicide

Video

Over the last decade, the suicide rate among teenagers in the U.S. has increased. Use this lesson to discuss the role the media plays in discussions on suicide prevention and awareness. Continue reading

How to talk with children in the immediate aftermath of a mass shooting

Article

On Wednesday night, at least 12 people including a sheriff’s deputy were killed in a mass shooting at Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif.…read more

Educator Voice: How Mr. Rogers reminds me of my purpose as an educator and father

Article

American educator and television personality Fred Rogers of the television series “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood,” circa the 1980s. Photo by Fotos International/Courtesy of Getty Images  …read more

Submit Your Student Voice

NewsHour Extra will not use contact information for any purpose other than our own records. We do not share information with any other organization.