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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Bill Leshinetsky on Immigration and the Korean War

The following clip relates to the Ohio Department of Education curriculum for Social Studies education through: Modern World History Content Statement #4 – Historians analyze cause, effect, sequence and correlation in historical events, including multiple causation and long- and short-term causal relations. Modern World History Content Statement #19 – Treaties and agreements at the end […]

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Sonja F. Unger on Shaker Heights Activism and the Clark Freeway

The following clip relates to the Ohio Department of Education curriculum for Social Studies education through: American History Content Statement #28 – Following World War II, the United States experienced a struggle with racial and gender equality and the extension of civil rights. American Government Content Statement #1 – Opportunities for civic engagement with the […]

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Ben Stefanski on Carl Stokes and Environmentalism

The following clip relates to the Ohio Department of Education curriculum for Social Studies education through: 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. World Geography Content Statement #3 – Human modifications of the physical environment […]

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John Grabowski on Anti-Vietnam Protests at Case Western Reserve University

The following clip relates to the Ohio Department of Education curriculum for Social Studies education through: American History Content Statement #26 – The Cold War and conflicts in Korea and Vietnam influenced domestic and international politics. American History Content Statement #2 – The use of primary and secondary sources of information includes an examination of […]

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