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Our Newspaper In Education Program has expanded to include our e-Edition. Students live in a digital world. The e-edition of the Grand Forks Herald is an excellent interactive tool in the classroom. Teachers may order and utilize copies needed for your students as educational tools in the classroom at no charge.
This new NIE website includes skills-building activities, games, puzzles and more, updated weekly.

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Online Extras (Updated every Monday)

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

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World’s rarest whale washes up on New Zealand beach

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This Week's lesson:

Election drama: Democratic convention will pick a nominee as Biden ends campaign against Trump

The presidential race changes abruptly less than four months before Election Day. Joe Biden, 81, dropped his campaign to stay in the White House on Sunday and endorsed Vice President Kamala Harris, 59, to replace him atop the ticket running agai...

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

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A monthly column on the latest space discoveries and technologies for elementary students (Updated Monthly)

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Mayor of Paris follows through on promise to swim in Seine

After years of promises and more than $1.5 billion of investment the Seine River is clean enough for swimming, and Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo took a promised plunge in the water to show it is ready for the Olympic Games that begin this week. The Seine ...

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The news media shape how we see and understand the world around us. With its new video series, NBCU Academy takes a deep dive into what it means to be a journalist today, how the industry is evolving, and how the next generation can help.

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How well do you keep up with the world around you? Take this week’s quiz to test your knowledge of recent national and world events.

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Can political loyalty be good or bad?

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This week's word in the news: NEUROPSYCHOLOGY


The study of the brain related to specific psychological processes and behaviors.

Local experts in mental health, political science and neuropsychology told the Dayton Daily News that elections can be a difficult time for mental health as strongly held beliefs can be challenged by deep political divides.
Dayton Daily News -- 07/22/2024

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