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Beatification draws huge crowds in El Salvador

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

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


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

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive



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

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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: The power of 'what we know now'

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

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A set of weekly educational activities geared toward younger readers

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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