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Classroom Preparedness: America Responds

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For National Preparedness Month (September), you can use the following lesson plan to introduce students to natural and man-made disasters, and the range of governmental and humanitarian response mechanisms that are in place to help those in need.

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All About the Holidays: Spanish Heritage

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September 15th marks the beginning of Hispanic Heritage Month! Teach your class about the culture and contributions of Hispanics and Latinos with another installment of PBS LearningMedia's "All About the Holidays.”

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Homework Hotline | Fall 2016 / Spring 2017

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Watch Mondays-Thursdays at 4:30pm | Homework Hotline is a live statewide call-in show where kids receive help with homework problems right on the air.

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Teaching Civic Engagement

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Are you interested in having your students debate current events with other students from around the country? Take the online "KQED Do Now" professional development tutorial and learn how to help students constructively engage in current issues using social media like Twitter.

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New Episodes of Sesame Street

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Watch starting Monday, September 12, 2016 at 10am on WMHT-TV | In the 46th season, Sesame Street continues to deliver lessons in ways that delight viewers, and this season learning and laughter have never made a better pair.

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TED Talks | Education Revolution

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Watch Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 10pm on WMHT-TV | Explore innovative approaches to education with hosts Baratunde Thurston and Sara Ramirez.

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POV | All the Difference

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Watch Monday, September 12, 2016 at 10pm on WMHT-TV | Accompany two African-American teens on their journey to achieve a dream of graduating from college.

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Homework Hotline | 2016-2017 Season

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HOMEWORK HOTLINE: Where Kids Get Help With Their Homework | The Season Kicks off September 12 at a Brand New Time – 4:30 pm on WMHT-TV

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New Episodes of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood!

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PBS Kids kicks off the school year with new episodes of Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood and resources for parents and teachers

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The Colombian Exchange

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What happened when Columbus landed in America, and connected it by ship to Europe?

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