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Frederick Douglas gives his famous speech

Frederick Douglas gives his famous speech To the Slave What is the Fourth of July to an abolitionist group.Video Reading by his descendantsLesson Plan: Frederick…

Anniversary of the 26th Amendment to the US Constitution

In 1971 the 26th Amendment to the US Constitution was adopted, lowering the voting age from 21 to 18. Campus Youth Voting RightsVideo of granddaughter…
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There’s never been more hope as there is today. As a kid on the front lines of probably one of the most depressing issues that our world has faced, I can tell you that there is more hope than there is apathy in the world. And there’s so much left to fight for.

—Xiuhtezcatl Roske-Martinez, climate activist and hip hop artist

Featured Lesson Plans

Featured Social Justice Literature for Youth

Echo by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Lost and alone in a forbidden forest, Otto meets three mysterious sisters and suddenly finds himself entwined in a puzzling quest involving a prophecy, a…

Same Sun Here by Silas House Neela Vaswani and Hilary Schenker

Meena and River have a lot in common: fathers forced to work away from home to make ends meet, grandmothers who mean the world to…

Words Are Not for Hurting/Las Palabras no son para Lastimar by Elizabeth Verdick and Marieka Heinlen

Children are known for speaking their minds. We can’t expect them to watch every word, but we can help them to understand that their words…
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Video & Article Pairings of the Month

Youth Advocacy

In this pairing of July 2022, we include four videos and four articles on youth advocacy. Here are the articles (see below for the videos):…
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