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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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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:



Earthquakes kill and injure thousands in Nepal

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

This week's lesson:

Illustrating the debate over drones

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

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive


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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