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Educational Activism: Rescources for Change (.pdf)

Our document includes many elements of this website including activist profiles, activities, the planning a social justice conference guide and much more.

The document is available by request. Please email us at: resources.edactivism@gmail.com

Activist Activities for Classrooms, Schools, and Communities

Eleven exemplary activities (each includes a rationale, teaching/learning strategies, and student handouts) are provided to support beginning and more experienced activist educators. These activities range from single classroom lessons (Where Do We Draw the [Action] Line?) to school-wide initiatives (Pride Week Celebration). Although most activities focus on challenging a single ‘ism’ (e.g. Taking the Class Bias Temperature of Your School), they can be easily modified to fit a variety of ‘isms’.

List of Activist Activities:

Sexual Harassment and Healthy Relationships
Taking the Class Bias Temperature of Your School
More coming soon...

Links to Activist Activities

Circles of Ourselves
Where I am From Poems
Lay your cards on the table
Power Flower
Power Triangle
Privilege Line
Culturally Relevant and Responsive Pedagogy
Alligator River Story
Becoming an Ally
Assumption Cards
Color Line

Annotated Resources

Resources have been selected which serve a number of purposes, from offering conceptual frameworks to providing practical activities to support beginning and more experienced educational activists. Also included is a selection of web resources to support youth activism.

Annotated Resources for Teachers
Annotated Resources for Youth Activists


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