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Educator Voice: Make art to share the story of your COVID year

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On Wednesday, guests Mekka Don, a recording artist whose song “Still Dope” was released Tuesday, and Laura Grundler, co-founder of #K12ArtChat and the Creativity Department, along…read more

Lesson Plan: Poetry as a window into modern history

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This poetry lesson illuminates U.S. history, as the poets address profound human connections amid critical events. Continue reading

Classroom resource: Explore Amanda Gorman’s Super Bowl poem

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Explore Amanda Gorman’s poem “Three Captains” that she recited during the Super Bowl. Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Discuss 22-year-old Amanda Gorman’s inaugural poem “The Hill We Climb”

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In this NewsHour lesson, students will examine the message and goals of poet Amanda Gorman as she prepares to speak at the presidential inauguration. Continue reading

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