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Bio Sports Poem Lesson Plan

Overview Students will examine the Museum of disABILITY History’s website to discover importan
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Government and the ADA

  5.3.1 SUMMARY In the United States, achieving full equality under the law is still an ongoing
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Famous People with Disabilities

Overview This lesson plan is from the Vermont Statewide Independent Living Council’s curriculu
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Stonewall and Beyond: Gay and Lesbian Issues

Overview When police raided the Stonewall Inn, a gay nightclub in Greenwich Village, on June 28, 196
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The Gay ’80s, ’90s, and ’00s

 Overview   In this lesson from The New York Times, students research and create a timeline that ill
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Hate Crimes Legislation

Teaching Tolerance provides lesson plans for upper elementary, middle school, and high schoolers foc
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Who’s Voting Now?

Who’s Voting Now? Classroom Resources: Ability Philosophy and Tactics Anti-Bias Domain: Justic
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The Invisibility of LGBT People in History

Overview This lesson plan from StoryCorps explores the way in which LGBT people, events, and issues
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FDR and His Disability: Was He Successful in Concealing it?

Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s Disability: Was He Successful in Concealing It? You Decide! Update
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De Colores

De Colores is a 28-minute bilingual documentary about how Latino families are replacing the deep roo
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Straight from the Heart

Straight from the Heart presents simple stories about real people: a police chief who talks about ho
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Not In Our Town Northern California: When Hate Happens Here (Film With Educator Guide)

A regional look at five Northern California communities dealing with deadly hate violence reveals th
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Don’t Erase My History

A group of Bay Area youth take us on a quest for the very history that has "no name" in their school
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Bullied: A Student, a School and a Case that Made History (Film Kit)

Bullied is a documentary film that chronicles one student’s ordeal at the hands of anti-gay bullies
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All God’s Children

All God's Children presents a political, social, and religious analysis of sexual orientation within
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Straightlaced: How Gender’s Got Us All Tied Up (Film With Curriculum Guide)

From girls confronting popular messages about culture and body image to boys who are sexually active
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Visionaries & Victories: Early Leaders in the LGBT Movement

In the late 1940s — a time of violence and oppression against gays and lesbians — activist and labor
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Coming Out in the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s and 1980s (Video Series)

The Pye/Harris Legacy Project (PHLP) was inspired by Ed Pye and Bob Harris, a couple who met in 1947
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YO Youth Disability History Resource Page

An incredible collection of lessons, activities, and videos focusing on Disability History.
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Gay America by Linas Alsenas (Book)

Milestones of gay and lesbian life in the United States are brought together in the first-ever nonfi
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