How Disability Activists Created Change
Students analyze primary and secondary sources about 1977 and 1990 Disability Rights Movement protests to identify strategic actions taken by activists, evaluate the level of personal risk or investment needed to participate, and compare them with actions by African-American civil rights activists of that time and earlier, and of social justice activists today.
Ancient Rome’s Veterans with Disabilities: Roman Accounts and U.S. Veteran Comparisons
middle school lesson plan
What is Our Value?
elementary lesson plan
Emerging America Teaching Resources
primary source sets, lesson plans, classroom assessments & more
High School, Middle School
Civics, Social Studies
1977, 1990, activists, african americans, Black Panthers, civil rights, disability rights, disability rights movement, protests, social justice, strategic actions