Students learn about idealism through the life and accomplishments of US statesman and activist Sargent Shriver.
Listening to students’ reactions—noting their interests, questions, and misconceptions—will inform your decisions about how to debrief their viewing of Reporter. What issues that the film raises are relevant to your curriculum? What skills would you like students to practice?
This Explainer defines the term political polarization and provides information on how it impacts US politics and society.