ERIC Number: ED453790
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
CNN Newsroom Classroom Guides, March 2001.
Cable News Network, Atlanta, GA.; Turner Educational Services, Inc., Atlanta, GA.
These classroom guides, designed to accompany the daily CNN (Cable News Network) Newsroom broadcasts for the month of March 2001, provide program rundowns, suggestions for class activities and discussion, student handouts, and a list of related news terms. Top stories include: Seattle earthquake and U.S. economy working class communities fear a recession (March 1-2); foot-and-mouth disease, Napster, the Taliban, and the House passes President Bush's tax cut plan (March 5-9); Uganda elections, the Taliban, foot-and-mouth disease, and the U.S. economy (March 12-16); U.S.-Japan relations, campaign finance reform, interest rates drop, global weather patterns, and Mir falls to Earth (March 19-23); the Macedonia conflict, life skills, the energy crisis, the human cloning debate, and foot-and-mouth disease (March 26-30). (MES)
Descriptors: Cable Television, Class Activities, Current Events, Discussion, Educational Television, Elementary Secondary Education, Programming (Broadcast), Social Studies, Teaching Guides, World Affairs
Turner Educational Services, 33 S. Delaware Avenue, Yardley, PA 19067 (specify date; videos of broadcasts, $24.95 per episode). Tel: 800-344-6219 (Toll-Free); Fax: 215-579-8589; For full text: http://learning.turner.com/newsroom/archive.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Cable News Network, Atlanta, GA.; Turner Educational Services, Inc., Atlanta, GA.