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Shepaug Valley School Library: Controversial Issues

Serving the teachers, staff, and students of Region 12

Intro

Controversial Issues

"In seeking truth you have to get both sides of a story." ~ Walter Cronkite
 

Some of the Books Available in Our Library

The SVS Library has many books about today's controversial issues. Come by the library to learn more!

Pro/Con


ProCon.org is a nonprofit public charity that has no government affiliations of any kind. The purpose of the organization is to provide resources for critical thinking and to educate without bias.

AllSides



AllSides exposes bias and provides multiple angles on the same story so you can quickly get the full picture, not just one slant.

Debategraph



‚ÄčDebateGraph is a web-platform for visualizing and sharing networks of thought – and opening reasoning and action to collaborative learning and iterative improvement.

Newsela

Newsela provides daily news articles featuring pro/con issues.

SIRS Issues Researcher

 

SIRS Issues Researcher is a student reference database containing thousands of full-text articles exploring social, scientific, health, historic, business, economic, political and global issues.