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Women’s History Month Toolkit Special Edition: 100th Anniversary of U.S. Women’s Right to Vote

August 18, 2020 marks the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution giving women the right to vote. This Resource Toolkit (PDF 799) for Women’s History Month for March 2020 contains lesson plans, discussion guides, posters, and movies about this important step towards women equality in the United States, as well as about ...
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African-American History Month Toolkit Available

Each February, the United States celebrates African-American History Month, also known as Black History Month. This annual celebration recognizes the achievements by African Americans and their central role in U.S. history. This Resource Toolkit (PDF 662KB) contains lesson plans, videos, photos, exhibits, articles, and PowerPoint slides to be used at American Spaces to recognize the achievements by African Americans and ...
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Voice of America Resources Available to American Spaces

The United States Agency for Global Media (USAGM), formerly known as the Broadcasting Board of Governors, is an independent agency of the U.S. government that runs news agencies around the world through five networks: Voice of America, Cuba Broadcasting, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, Radio Free Asia, and Middle East Broadcasting Networks.  These news agencies provide ...
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Outbreak DIY Exhibit

The Smithsonian Museum of Natural History has created a do-it-yourself (DIY) exhibit on how diseases travel and how people around the world track down and respond to outbreaks. This colorful and interactive DIY exhibit contains 16 pre-designed panels with two customizable templates, along with A/V and a resource guide. The exhibit shares important information about ...
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