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  1. Article: New Jersey Is Now the 1st US State to Require Schools to Teach Climate Change

    New Jersey Is Now the 1st US State to Require Schools to Teach Climate Change

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 5, 2020

    School districts must adopt the new guidelines by September 2021. Read more

  2. Article: COVID-19 Is Pushing Girls to Marry Early and Drop Out of School: Reports

    COVID-19 Is Pushing Girls to Marry Early and Drop Out of School: Reports

    June 5, 2020

    Some girls are prioritizing marriage and children over education. Read more

  3. Article: The Threat of a 'Sixth Mass Extinction' Is Accelerating, Study Finds

    The Threat of a 'Sixth Mass Extinction' Is Accelerating, Study Finds

    By Catherine Caruso|June 5, 2020

    More than 500 wildlife species are facing extinction. Read more

  4. Article: 8 Barriers to Good Health That People Living in Poverty Face

    8 Barriers to Good Health That People Living in Poverty Face

    By Brandon Wiggins|June 5, 2020

    A lack of electricity, sanitation, and basic treatment all contribute to health inequality. Read more

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