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The Storm that Swept Mexico tells the gripping story of the Revolution of 1910, the first major political and social revolution of the 20th century. The revolution not only changed the course of Mexican history, transforming economic and political power within the nation, but also profoundly impacted the relationships between Mexico, the U.S. and the rest of the world.

Revolutionary Women Revolutionary Art Revolutionary Leaders

Three national standards-aligned lesson plans allow high school and college students to connect these pivotal historic events with issues that resonate in contemporary Mexico and the students’ lives and communities today. Explore the role women played in the Revolution, styles of leadership, and the social impact of art in three film modules adapted from The Storm that Swept Mexico and accompanying lesson plans.

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