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Something’s Fishy in Scotland: Introduction

Explore the plight of fishing families in Scotland by researching the impact of the European Union's fishing policies on the social/personal, environmental, economic, and political realities of a small community.

Jun 15th, 2008

Human Rights Basics: Introduction

In order to help children explore those issues that are specific to themselves and to children's/human rights, one must first explore the basic similarities and common needs of all people.

Jun 15th, 2008

Accountability for Human Rights Violations: Introduction

This lesson plan provides an opportunity to explore human rights violations and international courts of law. Students focus primarily on the case study of Slobodan MiloseviƧ's regime.

Jun 15th, 2008

Rwanda: A Nation Recovering and Rebuilding: Introduction

Students will learn about the history of Rwanda and the genocide that killed 800,000 men, women, and children.

Jun 15th, 2008

The Growth of Business and the Rise of Conservative Islam in Turkey: Introduction

In this lesson, students will view the film "Turkey's Tigers," as well as explore these topics of religion and economy more closely through using articles and information available on the Internet.

Jun 15th, 2008

The People’s Court: Video: Migrant Children

Student filmmakers from New York University in Shanghai take Wide Angle inside the Yu Xin Elementary School.

Jun 15th, 2008

Gang Violence from L.A. to El Salvador: Introduction

In this lesson, students will look at the harsh realities of gang life, the impact of gang life on El Salvador society, and what is and isn't being done to resolve the issue.

Jun 15th, 2008

Exploring Freedom of Expression: Introduction

In order to understand what freedom of expression is, students first need to be able to define expression and recognize its various forms.

Jun 15th, 2008

Suppression or Liberation: Islam, Hijab and Modern Society: Introduction

Students will explore basic beliefs and practices of Islam and examine the different views of women's modesty and hijab among Muslims and in modern society.

Jun 15th, 2008

An Honest Citizen: Map: Colombia, Cocaine and Cash: Colombia

Find out how drugs and money move through the Americas with this series of maps.

Jun 15th, 2008

Gutted: Info-Graphic: A Guide to Sushi Fish: Introduction

A guide to sushi fish: salmon, tuna, squid, crab, shrimp and roe.

Jun 15th, 2008

Turkey’s Tigers: Interview: Political Cartoonist Salih Memecan

Turkish political cartoonist Salih Memecan discusses the significance of his cartoons, the relationship between Islam and the West, and the advantages Turkey can bring to Europe were it to join the European Union with anchor Daljit Dhaliwal.

Jun 15th, 2008

Violence As A Means of Resistance: Preparation

Educational resources for students and teachers.

Jun 10th, 2008

Human Rights Basics: Procedures




Jun 10th, 2008

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