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Zimbabwe calls for extradition of Cecil the lion's killer

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

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Today's word: ideological
Definition: Pertaining to or characteristic of an orientation that characterizes the thinking of a group or nation
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Thinking about how you think can become confusing, making the brain one of the most complicated organs to study. NBC Learn’s eight-part video series on the brain is divided into easily-understood concepts, which together create a broader view of how versatile and mysterious the human brain can be.

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

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Trump trash talk draws jeers, voters

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Exploring Tibet - Monsoon Politics

Climate change thousands of years ago may have changed a culture.
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This week's word in the news: IDEOLOGICAL

DEFINITION:
Pertaining to or characteristic of an orientation that characterizes the thinking of a group or nation


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A push to use state taxpayer dollars to continue the program failed in the Republican-led state Senate earlier this year, killed by ideological and fiscal objections.
The Denver Post -- 08/03/2015