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Turkey denies genocide in deaths of Armenians 100 years ago

Discussion prompts & video archive.



New materials from Miami University’s Fighting With Food project focuses on the process of inquiry and helps teachers engage their students in the topic of toxicants and the role nutrient dense foods in helping to combat their effects with a new graphic story style format.

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Cosmic discoveries: NASA marks 25 years of Hubble Space Telescope payoffs

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive


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Download a lesson based on political cartoons and print it out for use in your classroom. (PDF format)

This week's lesson: Illustrating the debate over drones

New! Classroom Caption Contest.
Enter a caption and maybe win a book!

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There are more than 180 lessons archived for your use


Be a Butterfly Hero
Help Save the Monarch Butterfly

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Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.


Earthquakes kill and injure thousands in Nepal

Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.

Archive of Geography quizzes


Tap the wealth of information in your newspaper as a teaching tool:


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Daily Science Webcasts


How Toxins Move - Clark Fork River

Science Diarist Michael Hochella is on the trail of an elusive nanoparticle.
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-- Apr 28, 2015


This week's word in the news: DEFAMATORY

DEFINITION:

Injurious to someone's name or reputation.

FOUND IN THE NEWS:
In an equally unusual turn, prosecutors fired back by calling Walker's comments inaccurate, offensive and defamatory — with Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm suggesting Walker could be criminally charged for lying.
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -- 04/27/2015

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