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Do Now Round Up: The President’s Cabinet

Do Now Round-Ups | January 21, 2013 | 5 Comments

Do Now Round Up: The President’s Cabinet

Last week’s Do Now looked at different Cabinet positions that President Obama will be filling for his second term in office. We asked students what cabinet position they would be best suited for and why. It was interesting to hear students’ interest in education, homeland security, defense, and even agriculture. See our Storify post below […]

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Do Now #55: 2012 in Review

Do Now | January 4, 2013 | 221 Comments

Do Now #55: 2012 in Review

To respond to the Do Now, you can comment below or tweet your response. Be sure to begin your tweet with @KQEDEdspace and end it with #KQEDDoNow For more info on how to use Twitter, click here. Do Now What story of 2012 had the most impact on you and how did you hear about […]

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Do Now Round Up: Obama vs. Romney

Do Now Round-Ups | November 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Do Now Round Up: Obama vs. Romney

Election Day was last Tuesday and Americans took to the polls to vote for our next president (along with voting for other State and Federal politicians and various measures and propositions). We asked students which candidate offered a better future and who they would vote for. Scroll down below to read their thoughts from last […]

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Do Now #49: Obama Wins!!

Do Now | November 9, 2012 | 4 Comments

Do Now #49: Obama Wins!!

To respond to the Do Now, you can comment below or tweet your response. Be sure to begin your tweet with @KQEDEdspace and end it with #KQEDDoNow For more info on how to use Twitter, click here. Do Now On election night, President Obama addressed the nation in his victory speech saying, “The best is […]

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Do Now #48: Romney vs. Obama

Do Now | November 2, 2012 | 4 Comments

Do Now #48: Romney vs. Obama

To respond to the Do Now, you can comment below or tweet your response. Be sure to begin your tweet with @KQEDEdspace and end it with #KQEDDoNow For more info on how to use Twitter, click here. Do Now The number one issue in this election is the economy, and it can greatly affect your […]

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Do Now #42: Rate Mitt Romney, the Republican Presidential Candidate

Do Now | October 5, 2012 | 82 Comments

Do Now #42: Rate Mitt Romney, the Republican Presidential Candidate

To respond to the Do Now, you can comment below or tweet your response. Be sure to begin your tweet with @KQEDEdspace and end it with #KQEDDoNow For more info on how to use Twitter, click here. Do Now How do you rate Romney for President? Why? Rating scale is 1….10. In your explanation, you […]

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Seven Great Election 2012 Resources

PBS LearningMedia | September 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Seven Great Election 2012 Resources

Here are 7 great resources to engage students in Election 2012, including mutimedia election content produced by the PBS Newshour team. Get right to the heart of complex issues with a rage of great interactive maps, video clips and lesssons found in PBS LearningMedia. 2012 Political Map Center This interactive map from PBS NewsHour features […]

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