Teaching Activism: Getting Creative

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Activist: A person who campaigns to bring about political or social change. "Anyone can be an activist", I tell my kids. "It isn't something that only grown-ups or famous people can do. Just think about what's important to you. What do you care deeply about? (Make a list!) Is there anything that needs to be done to help the causes you feel strongly …

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Women’s March on Washington: Part 2

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#17in17: This post reports on progress for Global Goals 5: Gender Equality, 10: Reduced Inequalities, and 16: Peace, Justice, & Strong Institutions! For more info about what this means, click here. While I recognize that there is no way to fully describe the events and feelings surrounding the Women’s March yesterday, I must try to convey my experience. This post is long, …

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