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“He Named Me Malala”: Understanding student activism through film – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

Subject(s) English, Social Studies, U.S. History, Civics Estimated Time: One to two 50-minute periods Grade Level Grades 7-12 Objective Using the documentary “He Named Me Malala”…read more


Indian activists push to free survivors of human trafficking


In India, one of the world’s epicenters for the sex trade, one organization is going door-to-door to free the survivors of human trafficking. Continue reading


Wave of undocumented children challenges health care programs


The increased number of children crossing the border from Central America has education and health care systems scrambling to provide care. Continue reading


Labor Day resources – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

Looking for powerful Labor Day lesson plans and resources? Help students understand the history of the labor movement and its relevance today. Continue reading

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