Resources on Race, Racism, Civil Rights, Current Events, and more

Resources on Race, Racism, Civil Rights, Current Events, and more

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WXXI Education staff collected resources from PBS LearningMedia to support educators and families while discussing the following topics: race, racism, protesting, civil rights, Black history and historical individuals, bias, past and current events, and more. 

This is a list of curated educational resources for educators and families to use with their students and children. These resources are not to be used alone, but instead to integrate with other educational materials (conversations, lessons, speeches, video clips, books, etc.) to provide students with the most context and meaningful knowledge. 

Please note: 

  • These resources are free and open for all to use. 
  • This is not an exhaustive list of resources. 
  • These educational materials are to be used in conjunction with other resources, conversations, and instruction to provide the most complete context for students.
  • These resources are appropriate for middle and high school students, unless otherwise noted.
  • As with all educational materials, please preview these resources prior to utilizing with students to check for appropriateness.

PBS LearningMedia Resources: Race, Racism, Protests, Civil Rights, Current Events, and more.

WXXI Education has also curated a list of resources to support conversations and instruction around housing, redlining, and gentrification related to the East Lake Meadows film.

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