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Project on First Amendment Targets Students, Teachers

By Laura Greifner — January 30, 2007 1 min read
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Channel One, the for-profit news network for schools, this month launched a three-year program to promote awareness of the First Amendment.

Supported by a $2.25 million grant from the Miami-based John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the “1Voice” campaign will be featured in Channel One’s broadcasts, as well as online at the student-oriented www.channelone.com Web site, and its teacher site, www.channelonenetwork.com.

The student site aims to make the First Amendment relevant to students, with such features as a version of the U.S. Constitution that they can download to their iPods.

A version of this article appeared in the January 31, 2007 edition of Education Week

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