People Power is a multi-media resource that fosters student exploration of how engaged citizens change the world. All six sections are common-core connected and also available on www.civicvoicesforpeace.com.
In Section 2, students explore the causes that motivate people to take civic action. They delve into 12 core democratic concepts, watching a brief video montage related to each. This video and listening guide provide first-hand perspectives on consent of the governed through the voices of engaged citizens from three countries. The lesson plan has similar tools for the other 11 concepts.