Complications of Identity
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Complications of Identity

Brazil’s introduction to affirmative action has greatly impacted the dialogue on race in its society. The implementation of racial quotas has many Brazilian citizens questioning their ethnic backgrounds and ...
Grades 9-12
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Wide Angle
Epson Races 1847: The Railway - Second Class
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Epson Races 1847: The Railway - Second Class

English School, (19th century). Medium: engraving. Date: 19th Century. From The Illustrated London News, 22 May 1847 Provenance: Private Collection.
Grades 3-12
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The Bridgeman Art Library
Epson Races 1847: The Railway - Third Class
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Epson Races 1847: The Railway - Third Class

English School, (19th century). Medium: engraving. Date: 19th Century. From The Illustrated London News, 22 May 1847 Provenance: Private Collection.
Grades 3-12
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The Bridgeman Art Library
Epson Races 1847: The Railway - First Class
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Epson Races 1847: The Railway - First Class

English School, (19th century). Medium: engraving. Date: 1847. From The Illustrated London News, 22 May 1847 Provenance: Private Collection.
Grades 3-12
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The Bridgeman Art Library
Crescent City Gumbo: Race & Jazz in New Orleans
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Crescent City Gumbo: Race & Jazz in New Orleans

This lesson uses video excerpts from the PBS series Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. to explore the ...
Grades 9-12
Teacher's Guide | Matters of Race
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Teacher's Guide | Matters of Race

Matters of Race: Teacher's Guide. MATTERS OF RACE is a 4-part documentary that explores race, culture, and identity in ...
Grades 6-12
A Class Divided 2: Day Two
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A Class Divided 2: Day Two

When the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. was murdered in April 1968,Jane Elliott taught her third-grade class a daring ...
Grades 3-12
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FRONTLINE
A Class Divided 1: The Daring Lesson
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A Class Divided 1: The Daring Lesson

When the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. was murdered in April 1968, Jane Elliott taught her third-grade class a daring ...
Grades 3-12
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FRONTLINE
Tradition & Identity
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Grades 9-12
Plastic Race Car Competition
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Plastic Race Car Competition

In this video segment adapted from Pennsylvania College of Technology and WVIA, follow a class of high school students participating ...
Grades 9-12
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WGBH
Episode 125: The Race | Salsa
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Episode 125: The Race | Salsa

Four trains-an old one, a red one, a big one and a little one named Miss Train (Señorita Tren ...
Grades K-3
Motor Racing Research Library
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Motor Racing Research Library

The Motor Racing Research Library opened in 1999 with a mission of collecting and preserving the motor racing heritage. The ...
Grades 3-5
A Class Divided 3: An Interview with Jane Elliott
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A Class Divided 3: An Interview with Jane Elliott

Thirty years after she first taught her eye-color exercise to a third-grade class in Riceville, Iowa, Jane Elliott reflects on ...
Grades 6-12
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FRONTLINE
Felix Mendelssohn and the Struggle for Identity
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Felix Mendelssohn and the Struggle for Identity

In this video from the PBS series The Story of the Jews, Felix Mendelssohn’s emergence as a major composer ...
Grades 9-12
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WNET
Questioning Jewish Identity
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Questioning Jewish Identity

In this video segment from the PBS series Finding Your Roots, Rabbi Angela Buchdahl discusses her experiences growing up and ...
Grades 10-12
Poet Creates Identity in Verse
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Poet Creates Identity in Verse

Poet, playwright and editor Nathalie Handal creates identity in verse.
Grades 6-13+
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PBS NewsHour
Tintin and I: Cultural Identity
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Tintin and I: Cultural Identity

This clip, associated with the Tintin and I lesson plan, presents some of the racial and geographic stereotypes that Herg ...
Grades 9-12
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POV
Oh Noah!
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Oh Noah!

Oh Noah!, (formerly known as Noah Comprende) is designed to teach Spanish to children ages six to eight through animated videos with embedded games that help build vocabulary. In each ...

Q&A with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. | Black in Latin America
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Q&A with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. | Black in Latin America

Q&A with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr.. Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. on the ...
Grades 6-12
Department of Education Finds Pattern of Inequality by Race in Public Schools
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Department of Education Finds Pattern of Inequality by Race in Public Schools

The Department of Education published a report that shows sweeping patterns of disparity by race ...
Grades 7-12
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PBS NewsHour
A Race to Watch: Campaign 2012, The Role of Technology and the Internet
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A Race to Watch: Campaign 2012, The Role of Technology and the ...

This lesson from PBS NewsHour will focus on the use of technology in the political ...
Grades 9-12
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PBS NewsHour