The desegregation movement that transformed the South during the 1960s began at Central High School in Little Rock. To mark the 50th anniversary, this film examines challenges facing American education today.
This course outline provides an instructional pathway for seventh-grade educators to teach an 18-week Facing History course examining the catastrophic period in the twentieth century when Nazi Germany murdered 6 million Jews and millions of other civilians, in the midst of the most destructive war in human history.
Course content is based on the following resources: 1) Unit: Teaching Holocaust and Human Behavior and 2) Memoir: Somewhere There Is Still a Sun.
This course outline provides an instructional pathway for eighth-grade educators to teach an 18-week Facing History course exploring questions of identity, membership and belonging, and the power of their individual and collective choices.
Course content is based on the following resources: 1) Unit: Choices in Little Rock, 2) Memoir: Warriors Don't Cry, 3) Unit: My Part of the Story, and 4) Nonfiction Book: Enrique's Journey.