Help students understand the 10 Questions for Young Changemakers developed by Professor Danielle Allen from Harvard University and the YPP Network. Download full-sized infographic here.
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted by the UN General Assembly in 1948. It states the basic rights and freedoms to which all people are entitled.
This unit uses the 10 Questions Framework to explore two examples of youth activism: the 1963 Chicago schools boycott and the present-day movement against gun violence launched by Parkland students.
Students begin thinking about civic engagement in terms of their own passions and identities as they are introduced to the 10 Questions Framework.
Students create a plan for enacting change on an issue that they are most passionate about using the 10 Questions Framework.