Big Deal Media

Social Studies

History, Geography, Psychology, and the humanities.

Film about Challneges Latino Students Face

Apr 12, 2016

Entry

Making Their Way

The two-part film The Graduates/Los Graduados, which aired on the PBS series Independent Lens, tells the stories of six Latino and Latina students and the challenges they face as they make their way through US high schools.

Learning Vocabulary and Civic Literacy

Apr 12, 2016

Entry

Framing the Issues

A free online lesson provided by The New York Times Learning Network helps English language learners increase their English vocabulary as well as their civic literacy. In the lesson, students view a video highlighting a Democratic presidential debate that occurred in March 2016.

Civics Education

Apr 01, 2016

Entry

Battle for Votes

Justice Sandra Day O’Connor is behind the animated civics education game Win the White House, which is barnstorming its way through middle schools across the United States.

Volunteer Servie

Mar 15, 2016

Entry

Encourage Active Global Citizenship

A curriculum long in the making, The Volunteers: Americans Join World War I, 1914–1919 is available for secondary school classrooms worldwide. Commissioned by AFS Intercultural Programs in honor of its centennial and that of the war, the curriculum examines the volunteer service of American men and women during World War I and its legacies.

Influential Women in History

Mar 15, 2016

Entry

Celebrate Extraordinary and Ordinary Women Throughout History

From artifacts on the Seneca Falls Convention to a video on Susan B. Anthony’s arrest to a timeline on major events in the fight for gender equality, NewseumED is a source for lesson plans and activities that can be used to observe Women’s History Month in March—and all year long.

BROWSE TOPICS

Digital Learning • Learning Support
Funding & Recognition
Mobile Learning
Professional Growth
Social Media
STEM • STEAM • STREAM

BROWSE FOCUS AREAS

T4T Subscribe Home Page

GET OUR NEWSLETTERS

Please select