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Daily News Lesson: What ‘vaccine passports’ say about global equity

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As vaccines continue to roll out globally, wealthier nations have been inoculating their populations at a much higher rate than the global South, sparking the debate over “vaccine passports.” Continue reading

Lesson plan: The history of vaccination – and opposition to it

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This NewsHour lesson explores the invention of various vaccines to fight against serious illnesses over time and asks you to think about the implications of vaccine development.  Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Race and vaccine hesitancy in the U.S.

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How has the U.S. health care system’s treatment of Black citizens led to distrust and a lack of confidence? This lesson seeks to examine the reasons for that distrust but also to examine whether or not Black residents are opposed to taking the vaccine when compared to other groups in the country.  Continue reading

Kahoot & NewsHour EXTRA series: “News Round-up” and “Power of Invention” games

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Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland (L) photo by Graeme Jennings/Pool via REUTERS and high school student (R) via PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs.  …read more

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