Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement

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Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement is a series of electronic field trips occurring throughout the Civil Rights fiftieth anniversary years of 2013-2015 that focus on the role of citizenship in a democracy through the study of historical events.

Join Alabama Public Television's IQ Learning Network as we challenge today’s students to acquire the skills needed to examine, confront and overcome contemporary injustices while engaged in the study of the history of the American Civil Rights Movement. Explore the Project C website, view interviews with experts, historians, social justice activists and more.

All seven episodes of Project C are available for streaming on the Project C website AND to stream OR download here on PBS LearningMedia

  • Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement

    Join a group of student reporters to visit landmarks related to the Civil Rights Movement in commemoration of its 50th anniversary with these videos from Project C. Project C focuses on the role of citizenship in a democracy through the study of historical events related to the Civil Rights Movement. History is examined to teach the importance of civic engagement in support of a humane, civil and just society.

    Grades: 7-12