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Scribbling Women

A project of The Public Media Foundation funded in part by a grant from Mass Humanities, dramatizes stories by American women writers for national radio broadcast. This site provides classroom resources for teaching the rich tradition of American literature by women. GRANT DETAILS
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Making the World Better: The Struggle for Equality in 19th Century America

A free curriculum packet produced in connection with the State House Women's Leadership Project. Designed primarily for middle- and high-school students, the curriculum was developed by the Mass Humanities and the Tsongas Industrial History Center at the University of Massachusetts/Lowell.
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What’s the Big Idea?

A website introducing middle school students to philosophy through film. The website provides middle-school students and their teachers with the opportunity to engage in a range of philosophical discussions on such topics as bullying, lying, and environmental ethics. GRANT DETAILS
categories: teacher, video, web