Politics

Lesson plan: Watergate and the limits of presidential power

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August 8, 2019, marks the 45th anniversary of the resignation of President Richard Nixon. Use this resource to teach young people about this period in U.S. history. Continue reading

Study guide: What’s happening in Venezuela?

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Use this NewsHour lesson to learn more about the political situation in Venezuela. Continue reading

Democratic 2020 candidates debate reparations

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO   Directions: Read the summary, watch the videos and answer the discussion questions below. You may want to turn on the “CC” (closed-captions)…read more

Study guide: Michael Cohen hearing

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Learn more about the Michael Cohen hearing with your students using this NewsHour lesson plan. Continue reading

Why children in U.S. custody need specific pediatric expertise

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In this NewsHour lesson plan, learn why specific pediatric expertise is needed in the care for immigrant children. Continue reading

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