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Analyzing the Migrant Children Crisis at the Border Read the summary, watch the video and answer the discussion questions. For a transcript of the...
Senate Passes $1.9 Trillion Relief Bill Read the summary, watch the video and answer the discussion questions. For a transcript of the video, click...
Fighting Back Against Asian American Racism Read the summary, and answer the discussion questions below. To view the full video and transcript, click...
Addressing Vaccine Skepticism and Questions Although the U.S. should have enough vaccines on hand for all adults by the end of May, it may take...
Ariana Miller speaks to PBS NewsHour Extra about her modern day heroes. | PBS
Reflecting on Modern Day Heroes Black History Month expands students’ understanding of the Black experience in American history. But one teacher in...
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COVID Relief Bill and the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Vaccination efforts to fight the pandemic got another shot in the arm. The Johnson &...
Regina King’s new film explores a 1960s gathering of four famous friends — Muhammad Ali, Malcolm X, Jim Brown and Sam Cooke.
Regina King and One Night in Miami In her directorial debut, renowned actor Regina King’s new film explores a 1960s gathering of four famous friends...
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Arab Spring Lesson Plan: Looking at the Past 10 Years In 2011, longtime Egyptian dictator Hosni Mubarak was deposed. The Egyptian revolution was the...
Fred Guttenberg (center-left) with Susan Orfanos and U.S. Representatives Julia Brownley and Ted Deutch
Note: Read the summary below and watch the video clips of Fred Guttenberg speaking to educators/staff and students over a PBS NewsHour EXTRA Zoom...
As big parades and large gatherings are canceled this Mardi Gras season due the pandemic, more energy has been put into "house floats" home decorations this year. 
House Floats Transform Mardi Gras Celebrations After a New Orleans spokesperson announced that there would be no Mardi Gras parades this year, a “...