ERIC Number: ED426692
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
CNN Newsroom Classroom Guides. December 1-18, 1998.
Cable News Network, Atlanta, GA.; Turner Educational Services, Inc., Newtown, PA.
These guides, designed to accompany the daily Cable News Network (CNN) Newsroom broadcasts for December 1-18, 1998, provide program rundowns, suggestions for class activities and discussion, links to relevant World Wide Web sites, and a list of related news terms. Top stories include: World AIDS Day/AIDS history, Exxon and Mobile announce a merger, Project Space Station, the Wye Accord and the Middle East peace process (December 1-4); constitutional wrangling over the impeachment of President Clinton, President Clinton's lawyers have their chance to testify, the President's defense appears to have had little impact on House Judiciary Republicans, Republicans draft Articles of Impeachment, the House Judiciary Committee wraps up hearings and argues Articles of Impeachment (December 7-11); and the impeachment issue follows President Clinton on his journey to the Middle East, the Palestinian National Council votes to remove anti-Israel language from its charter, behind-the-scenes lobbying for impeachment, air strikes against Iraq, U.S. and British forces launch second day of air attacks against Iraq (December 14-18). (DLS)
Descriptors: Cable Television, Class Activities, Current Events, Discussion (Teaching Technique), Educational Television, Elementary Secondary Education, News Media, Programming (Broadcast), Social Studies, World Affairs
Turner Educational Services, Inc., 105 Terry Dr., Suite 120, Newtown, PA 18940-3425; Tel: 800-344-6219 (Toll Free); (specify date; videos of broadcasts, $24.95 per episode); Web site: http://learning.turner.com/newsroom/archive
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Cable News Network, Atlanta, GA.; Turner Educational Services, Inc., Newtown, PA.