Nonpartisan Resource Helps Students Explore Controversial Issues

Nonpartisan Resource Helps Students Explore Controversial Issues

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Title: ProCon.org
Summary: Comprehensive, nonpartisan resource navigates controversial issues

Pros: Free educational resource provides non-biased information on controversial issues; promotes critical thinking and civic engagement.
Cons: Some of the more complex, reading-intensive content may need to be modified for less fluent readers.
Bottom Line: The balanced pro/con format makes this a go-to source for online research on controversial issues.

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By Common Sense Education