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Space: NASA's Frontier

http://www.nytimes.com/learning/teachers/lessons/19981013tuesday.html?searchpv=learning_lessons

Description: As NASA turns 40, research the history and accomplishments of the American space program and ponder its role in the future. Standards 10.11, and 12.10

Author: Carolyn Stein, The New York Times Learning Network, Lorin Driggs, The Bank Street College of Education in New York City

Lesson ID: 968

Technology & Globalization

http://globalization101.org/teachers/technology.asp

Description: This unit contains activities in which students learn about the global effects of information technology in the areas of health, education, and government, discuss the problem of the "digital divide," and participate in a role-playing exercise on developing information technology infrastructure. Standard 10.11

Author: CSIS Globalization.org

Lesson ID: 289

Theory of Comparative Advantage

http://www.globalization101.org/uploads/File/comparativeadvantage.doc

Description: This lesson plan explores the theory of comparative advantage, taking students step-by-step through the theory. The Trade Issue Brief at http://globalization101.org/issue/trade/ forms the basis for the explanation, and the activity expands on the discussion found in the section ?Theory of Comparative Advantage.? Standards 10.11 and 12e.6.1

Author: CSIS Globalization.org

Lesson ID: 1362

Under Electronic Lock and Key: Security Versus Privacy

http://www.nytimes.com/learning/teachers/lessons/19981112thursday.html?searchpv=learning_lessons

Description: Evaluate issues of privacy and security by discussing whether or not one must compromise privacy to better ensure security and vice versa. Read a New York Times article about this debate on the Princeton campus, where a new "proximity card" system for all doors on campus is linked to a database which records the students' locations. Students then develop and distribute a survey about privacy and security issues. Standard 12.10

Author: Alison Zimbalist and Lorin Driggs, New York Times Learning Network

Lesson ID: 1155

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