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Human rights and the Olympic Games part 4: Sochi 2014 and LGBT rights part 2

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Use this lesson to explain the human rights debate around LGBT rights and the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Continue reading

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Human rights Olympic Games

Human rights and the Olympic Games part 3: Sochi 2014 and LGBT rights part 1

Lesson Plan

Use this lesson to explain the human rights debate around LGBT rights and the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Continue reading

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Human rights Olympic Games

Human rights and the Olympic Games part 1: Introduction to human rights

Lesson Plan

Introduction Use this lesson from New Global Citizens and NewsHour Extra to introduce human rights to your students. Students will explore and learn why it is…read more

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The Olympics: Body and Mind

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By Katie Gould, PBS NewsHour Extra Teacher Resource Producer Introduction Use this dual science lesson plan to learn about the Olympics through the lens of…read more

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Sarah Attar of Saudi Arabia enters the stadium during the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games. Attar is one of the first female athletes to compete for Saudi Arabia at the Olympics.

Many Firsts for Women At 2012 Olympics

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The 2012 London Olympics mark the first time that every competing country will have at least one woman on their team. This comes after years…read more

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