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Students watch a 9-minute film, Isle de Jean Charles by Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee, about a tiny island community off the Louisiana coast and examine how...
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In this lesson, students examine photos which document poverty throughout California's Central Valley and explore the power of photojournalism...
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In this lesson, students watch a film about a Yup’ik fisherman in Alaska and discuss how cultural traditions are tied to local ecosystems. Set in the...
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Students watch a short film, "Minka," by Davina Pardo, about two friends who restore an ancient Japanese farmhouse in the 1970's using traditional...
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Sanctuaries of Silence takes you on an immersive journey with acoustic ecologist Gordon Hempton in the Hoh Rain Forest in Washington State, one of...
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In this lesson, students view photographs which document Native American voices and explore the themes of identity, cultural displacement, and...
An overlook of the Yuzana Palm Oil plantations.

Taylor Weidman

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In this lesson, students view photos which document palm oil production in Myanmar and discuss the human costs to workers and families. For more...
 FULLSCREEN Taerlung area, Kham, 2001. Women milking dri, the female yak. Yak, also known as Nor (meaning jewel, indicating their preciousness to nomad economy), are the main livestock of the Tibetan nomads.

Diane Barker

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Common Core
In this lesson, students view a photo essay and learn about the effects of relocation and modern technology on the traditional lifestyle of Tibetan...

Roberto (Bear) Guerra

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In this lesson, students explore photos depicting life along the Interoceanic Highway in Peru and examine the effects of development. Highways are...
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In this lesson, students view photographs documenting the Flint, Michigan, water crisis and explore the themes of environmental justice and the...