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Can art help us overcome trauma?

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In this lesson plan, explore the ways creating and enjoying art can help ease pain and trauma. Continue reading

Brief But Spectacular: Bonding with family and friends during pandemic

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In this NewsHour EXTRA lesson plan, watch this Brief But Spectacular video about a mother and daughter relationship during the pandemic, and learn how you and your students can make your own Brief But Spectacular videos. Continue reading

Brief But Spectacular Video Challenge

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Brief But Spectacular Student and Teacher Video Challenge! **ALL SUBJECTS and GRADES WELCOME TO SUBMIT** Now you can join the fun! Submit your video on…read more

Brief But Spectacular: COVID-19 survivor’s story

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In this NewsHour EXTRA lesson plan, watch the uplifting story of a COVID-19 patient, and learn how you and your students can make your own Brief But Spectacular videos. Continue reading

Lesson plan: What’s your “Brief But Spectacular” take?

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Every Thursday night, the PBS NewsHour profiles people and their passions in the series Brief but Spectacular. Creator Steve Goldbloom and his producing partner Zach Land-Miller wanted to find a new way to share original voices the public might otherwise not see. Now you can join the fun… Continue reading

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