Community Action offer an authentic and responsive experience for students, guiding them through the design thinking process as they develop and implement a community change project. With the Community Project resources, educators can access 100+ lesson plans and activities to best serve their students according to their prior knowledge and unique context. Ultimately, students build skills and carry out an action plan to create social change locally.
All lesson plans start with an Empathy Podcast.
These short podcasts help your students become empathic about a specific social issue, while learning the Design for Change methodology.
Each podcast is aligned with a UN Global Goal and includes real interviews with people affected by that issue and changemakers making a difference.SEE PODCAST EPISODES
|Time Required:||10+ hours|
|Feature:||Authentic community engagement|
|Where:||In class and in the community|
|Output:||Community action project|
|Perfect for the Educator:||Looking for a way to build on student empathy and deeply engage community in order to create concrete sustainable change.|