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'No nation is immune' to climate change, Obama tells grads

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



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



Beatification draws huge crowds in El Salvador

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

Archive of Geography quizzes

Be a Butterfly Hero
Help Save the Monarch Butterfly

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The Cartoons for the Classroom Caption Contest will return with the September 14 lesson!

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The power of 'what we know now'

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See why the Twitter newcomer behind @POTUS is ‘a big deal’

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Kincentric Ecology - Today

The culture of the Raramuri people is a model for a more sustainable way of life in our modern industrialized world.
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-- May 29, 2015



This week's word in the news: INSIDIOUS

DEFINITION:
Causing harm in a way that is gradual or not easily noticed.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
U.S. Attorney Wifredo Ferrer said the Higher One scam was “further evidence of the insidious and widespread nature” of stolen IDs and tax-refund fraud in South Florida.
The Miami Herald -- 05/25/2015