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What Teachers Need to Know: The Middle East

Our new podcast helps K-12 teachers bring the modern Middle East & North Africa to their classrooms, one topic at a time. Because there’s so much more to the region than conflict.
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Straight from the Source

Primary Source is offering a new collection of 30 close-reading exercises in social studies for grades 2-5.  Capture diverse, engaging voices from history as you teach informational sources selected for appropriate levels of text complexity. 
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Teaching Social Justice in the World Language Classroom: A Primary Source Conference

1-Day Conference

Oupcoming conference draws inspiration from the work of renowned teacher, author and multicultural educator Sonia Nieto. Professor Sonia Nieto and her daughter, ELL and Spanish teacher Alicia López, will keynote our program.
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What's New in Children's Literature? Global & Inclusive Picture Books

Free Online Seminar

Join us as we explore new and notable picture books with an emphasis on global, multi-cultural, and inclusive perspectives. Especially for K-6 educators.
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