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For Educators

Download this Adobe Acrobat file...This lesson in creativity and innovation is designed for social studies, communication arts, current events, and business education classes in grades 9-12.

1. Lesson Overview
a. Lesson Objectives
b. Estimated Time
c. Materials Needed
d. Backgrounder for Teachers
e. Assumed Student Prior Knowledge

2. Teaching Strategy
a. Part 1: What is a Social Entrepreneur?
b. Part 2: Focusing on the Issues
c. Part 3: Forming an Action Plan
d. Part 4: Evaluating Results
e. Assessment Suggestions
f. Extension Ideas

3. Related Resources

4. Relevant National Standards

5. About the Author

Enterprising Ideas is a project of NOW on PBS, with support from:

PBS Foundation
Skoll Foundation