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Neoliberalism as a Water Balloon

Lesson plan on mathematics, neoliberalism, and social inequalities.

Enseñando a Pensar

Enseñando a pensar a los estudiantes – Teaching students to think

Red Shoes

Developing a conscience awareness on students on stereotyping, discrimination, and hegemony.

Drive: The surprising truth about what motivates us

This lively RSA Animate, adapted from Dan Pink’s talk at the RSA, illustrates the hidden truths behind what really motivates us at home and in the workplace.

Sorting People

Can you tell someone’s race just by looking at them? How easy is it to group people into �races� based on appearance? What about using individual traits? Does everybody classify the same way?

Un Oasis en la Educación Uruguaya

El colegio Blue Blue Elefante es un proyecto único en el mundo, que combina una perspectiva constructivista con el trilingüismo y la ecología

Anti-Bullying Activity

Explain to students that we don’t have to be best friends with everyone but we can treat everyone in a friendly way and make them feel accepted and included in activities at school.

Shall We Save the Amazon

This 4th grade lesson allows students to explore the amazon through their science and language arts viewpoints

Empowering Expression through Writing

Empowering Expression through Writing is a lesson which gives students a voice and empowers them and the teacher alike. The teacher has an opportunity to learn more about the reality each student faces outside of the classroom and in turn can change the curriculum to meet the student needs and facilitate their learning by making it relative to their lives.

Lesson Plans on Media Literacy for Children

Analyze books to understand how entertainment and persuasive media messages impact meaning.