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ERIC Number: ED411770
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Aug
Pages: 49
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
CNN Newsroom Classroom Guides. August, 1997.
Turner Educational Services, Inc., Atlanta, GA.
These guides are designed to accompany CNN Newsroom, a daily 15-minute news program produced for classroom use and provided free to participating schools. Top stories include: peace talks stalled due to a suicide bombing in a Jerusalem market; inauguration of Iran's new president; UPS strike; budget agreement signed into law; news on teenage drug use; launching of space shuttle Discovery and updates on space station Mir; President Clinton's line-item veto; U.S. envoy tries to jumpstart Mideast peace process; drought in North Korea; McVeigh sentencing; E. Coli contamination in beef; tentative agreement in UPS strike; UPS strike settlement; Montserrat's erupting volcano; new allegations in facing the Teamsters Union; developments in the Tobacco industry; F. W. deKlerk resigns from politics in South Africa; Japan's government reports a 15-year old nuclear waste disposal accident; and scientists find evidence of "rivers" of gases on the sun. (AEF)
1 CNN Center, P.O. Box 105780, Atlanta, GA 30348-5780, Attn: Turner Median (specify date) (videos of broadcasts, $10.95 per episode). Electronic versions: http://learning.turner.com/guidearchive; http: //www.nmis.org/NewsInteractive/CNN/Newsroom/library.html; telephone: 1-800-334-6219.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Turner Educational Services, Inc., Atlanta, GA.