Critical water shortages threaten regional and global health and security. Students and teachers will see the impacts of a dwindling water supply and a growing global population in this clip from P.S. Illinois: The Paul Simon Story.
The background essay links to an official biography of Senator Paul Simon at Southern Illinois University's Public Policy Institute. Teachers are welcome to copy and paste the text of the biography into their own documents.
Assign directly to your students using the code or link above, without having them log in. Simply tell your students to go to
www.pbsstudents.org and enter the Assignment Code, or click on the Assignment URL to share the assignment as a link.