public policy

Summer coronavirus wave scrambles re-opening plans

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Examine shifts in public policy and plans for the fall as coronavirus cases ramp up in mid-summer. Continue reading

How should authorities persuade citizens to wear masks in public?

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Even as states across the south and southwest experience a spike in COVID-19 cases, local and state governments wrestle with how to ensure citizens wear masks in public. Continue reading

Impeachment hearings: Short activity for your students

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In this NewsHour lesson, find out about the testimonies of key witnesses in the impeachment hearings against President Donald Trump. Continue reading

How the Statue of Liberty poem provides a lesson in immigration history

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Use this NewsHour lesson plan to learn about the Trump administration’s changes to immigration policy and how it relates to the Statue of Liberty’s famous inscription. Continue reading

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