Teenagers reflect on a year of pandemic precautions through their words and artistic representations.
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View powerful photos and learn the life story of a Jewish Holocaust survivor and resistance fighter.
Learn why an academic approach toward examining lingering effects of slavery has turned into a hot-button topic.
The 2020 Olympic Games were postponed for a year to limit COVID-19 transmission. Should they be postponed again? What are the risks and rewards?
In this podcast, two Shakespeare scholars dig into why we still care about the characters and situations crafted by an Englishman who lived four centuries ago.
The American civil rights movement may seem to be a topic of history, but the struggle for equality continues today.
The most you can control in any conflict is one side—your own. Learn ways to manage your emotions and use approaches that will help you work toward resolving conflicts with other people.
How did a structure as complex as the human eye come to be?
Being bold doesn’t mean making a rash decision and rushing in, willy-nilly. Learn what it really means to be bold.
An ambitious goal of some dedicated mountaineers is climbing the tallest peak on each of the seven continents. Learn about the unique challenges these mountains pose.
A journalist looks back on what she learned in some of her first jobs and considers how teen jobs fuel adult success.
View artifacts from the Reconstruction era, including artworks, pamphlets, maps, and more.
An Armenian American reflects on a recent statement condemning a genocide that inspired Hitler.
This book excerpt explains why classes shouldn’t avoid discussing politics and provides tips for doing it well.
To make their mark in a competitive world, Gen Z comedians are enlisting their digital influence and expertise.
Is eating in a restaurant or going to a concert a bold action or a careless risk?
Read about one way that Anne Frank’s writing continues to inspire young writers over half a century later.
Voting for the first time is a rite of passage that will make your voice heard at the highest levels. Find out the facts now, so you’ll be ready when the time comes.
Learn why a sculpture inspired by the Emancipation Proclamation incited controversy that resulted in its removal.