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Carnegie Council "Flipped Classroom"
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Carnegie Council offers a twist on the traditional "flipped classroom." Rather than entire lectures or guided instruction, we offer an abbreviated...
Ethics on Film
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Carnegie Council has curated a list of films in which students can explore ethical dimensions of historical and current events. The "In Depth"...
Global Ethics Corner- Warm Up/Do Now Exercises
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This short, two minute educational series examines political, economic, environmental, and philosophical issues from an ethical perspective. It...
Video Clips from Social Science Experts
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These short 2-6 minute videos from academic experts and prominent leaders feature discussions on politics, economics, the environment, and philosophy...
Homeland Security History: Born out of 9/11
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Common Core
The terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 not only changed many Americans sense of security, but it also changed the organization of the security...
Courage At Ground Zero
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2018
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  • Civic Participation
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
Common Core
When the two towers of the World Trade Center were attacked on September 11, 2001 the towers collapsed in on themselves, creating a disaster area...
Themes of Belonging: Sandra Cisneros
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Sandra Cisneros writes about working class Latino life in America and has won many awards for her writing. She is best known for her book, “The House...
U.S. Apologizes for Deportation of Mexican Americans in the 1930s
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Common Core
Pam Munoz Ryan’s novel “Esperanza Rising” tells the story of a family who leaves a life of privilege in Mexico for a migrant worker camp in...
Latinos in the Iowa Caucuses
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  • Elections
  • High School
Common Core
Iowa plays a big role in the Presidential election process because it’s the first state to cast its vote for a presidential nominee. The state is...
Economic Power of Latinos
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2018
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  • Elections
  • High School
Common Core
When Donald Trump announced he was running for President he made derogatory remarks about Mexican immigrants, characterizing them as criminals. The...