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Contrary To Previous Reports, Facebook's Fine By Teens

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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:



Nordic countries extend military alliance in face of Russian aggression

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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Classroom Caption Contest!
Win a book by creating a caption for this week's lesson

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Would no video mean no charges?

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A mighty beast deserves to get back the name Brontosaurus, scientists say

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Crows - Tools

Humans aren't the only animals with tools. One species of crow has a whole arsenal of instruments that it uses to snag its dinner.
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-- Apr 17, 2015



This week's word in the news: INDIVIDUALIZED

DEFINITION:
To modify to suit the wishes or needs of a particular individual


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
That individualized attention is a far cry from the approach the company has taken with past products, even with the Apple Store's focus on customer service.
The San Jose Mercury News -- 04/13/2015