Bob Begin on Reasons for Protest

This story clip can be aligned to the following Ohio Department of Education Social Studies Standards: American History Content Statement 3: Historians develop theses and use evidence to support or refute positions. American History Content Statement 26: The Cold War and conflicts in Korea and Vietnam influenced domestic and international politics. American History Content Statement […]

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Martha Owen on Women in El Salvador

This story clip can be aligned to the following Ohio Department of Education Social Studies Standards: Contemporary World Issues Content Statement 8: Beliefs about civil and human rights vary among social and governmental systems. Modern World History Content Statement 2: The use of primary and secondary sources of information includes an examination of the credibility […]

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David Goldberg on Prison Lobbying

This story clip can be aligned to the following Ohio Department of Education Social Studies Standards: American Government Content Statement #2: Political parties, interest groups and the media provide opportunities for civic involvement through various means. Contemporary World Issues Content Statement #6: Effective civic participation involves identifying problems or dilemmas, proposing appropriate solutions, formulating action plans, and […]

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David Goldberg on Draft Resistance during the Vietnam War

This story clip can be aligned to the following Ohio Department of Education Social Studies Standards: American History Content Statement #31: Political debates focused on the extent of the role of government in the economy, environmental protection, social welfare and national security. Contemporary World Issues Content Statement #6: Effective civic participation involves identifying problems or […]

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Annette Tucker Sutherland on Shaker Heights Integration

This clip relates to numerous content standards from the Ohio Department of Education curriculum for Social Studies education, including: American History Content Statement #13: Following Reconstruction, old political and social structures reemerged and racial discrimination was institutionalized.   American History Content Statement #28: Following World War II, the United States experienced a struggle for racial […]

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Sara Caruloff on the Great Depression

This clip relates to numerous content standards from the Ohio Department of Education curriculum for Social Studies education, including: American History Content Statement #20: The Great Depression was caused, in part, by the federal government’s monetary policies, stock market speculation and increasing consumer debt. The role of the federal government expanded as a result of […]

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Evan Morse on Early Veterinary Career

This clip relates to numerous content standards from the Ohio Department of Education curriculum for Social Studies education, including: Economics and Financial Literacy Content Statement #11: Income is determined by many factors including individual skills and abilities, work ethic and market conditions.   Abstract: Evan Morse was born and raised in Richmond, Virginia, but has […]

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Ivan L. Otto on Emigration to the U.S.

This clip relates to numerous content standards from the Ohio Department of Education curriculum for Social Studies education, including: Modern World History Content Statement #9: Industrialization had social, political and economic effects on Western Europe and the world. World Geography Content Statement #8: Physical, cultural, economic and political factors contribute to human migrations (e.g., drought, […]

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Abstract of Patricia Kilpatrick on Activism During WWII

This clip relates to numerous content standards from the Ohio Department of Education curriculum for Social Studies education, including: American History Content Statement #13 – Following Reconstruction, old political and social structures reemerged and racial discrimination was institutionalized. American History Content Statement #28 – Following World War II, the United States experienced a struggle for […]

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