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The Civics for All: Current Issues & Events collection contains lesson plans and resources that supplement the Civics for All curriculum to aid in teaching current issues and events, such as the impeachment process. Click the photo above to access the collection, which will continue to grow over time.

Black citizenship in the age of Jim Crow

These curriculum materials, produced in connection with the New-York Historical Society’s 2018 exhibition Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow, explore the contested efforts toward full citizenship and racial equality for African Americans in the fifty years after the Civil War. Click the image above to explore the collection.

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Creating a culturally responsive environment: this video and supporting materials highlight how the staff at Flushing International High School work collaboratively to foster agency in their students. Click the photo above to access resources designed to encourage schools to engage in conversations about their students and communities.

student shooting a basketball

The NYCDOE has developed the first-ever elementary scope and sequences for Physical Education and Health Education. These are part of the ongoing efforts to ensure that all students have equitable access to standards-based, high-quality instruction in physical education and health education that meet state requirements.

Teacher reading to group of students

This 45 minute professional learning activity gives you an opportunity to watch a video called "Encouraging Students to Persist Through Challenges" to make conenctions between 2a and 3c of the Danielson Framework for Teaching.

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