Women's Empowerment
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Women's Empowerment

This collection includes activities and supporting video modules that encourage students to examine key social and political issues impacting women. Students will explore topics such ...
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Independent Lens
The Women's Movement
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The Women's Movement

The Women's Movement was a diverse social moment in U.S. history. It sought equal opportunities for women in all aspects of their lives ...
Women's History Month
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Women's History Month

ITVS Community Classroom is a film and curriculum resource series that brings to life some of today’s most vital social issues by pairing film ...
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Independent Lens
Women, War and Peace
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Women, War and Peace

Women, War & Peace is a bold five-part PBS television series challenging the conventional wisdom that war and peace are men’s domain. The vast majority ...
First Lady Hillary Clinton at the United Nations Conference on Women in Beijing, China
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Grades K-13+
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National Archives
Women and Girls in the Criminal Justice System
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Women and Girls in the Criminal Justice System

This collection may be used to support viewing of the documentaries Me Facing Life: Cyntoia’s Story, Girls on the ...
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Independent Lens
Women in Parliament
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Women in Parliament

Essential to the reconstruction of Rwanda after the genocide of 1994 was the formation of a new government. The women of Rwanda were an integral ...
Grades 9-12
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Wide Angle
Caucasian Women
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Caucasian Women

English Photographer, (19th century). Medium: photograph. Date: 19th Century. Provenance: Private Collection.
Grades 3-12
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The Bridgeman Art Library
Women's Suffrage
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Women's Suffrage

Teachers may use these Library of Congress primary source documents to support teaching about women’s suffrage in the United States. The set provides evidence ...
Grades 6-12
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Library of Congress
Women's History
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Women's History

Women have made vital but often little-known contributions to American history. These lesson plans and videos are based on History Detectives episodes that examine artifacts ...
Grades 4-13+
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Lion TV
Women Laundering
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Women Laundering

Sisley, Alfred (1839-99). English. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 19th Century. Provenance: Private Collection / Photo ? Boltin Picture Library.
Grades 3-12
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The Bridgeman Art Library
Women in Islam
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Grades 5-12
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WNET
Turkish Women
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Turkish Women

Favray, Antoine de (1706-91); French. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 18th Century. Provenance: Musee des Augustins, Toulouse, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.
Grades 3-12
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The Bridgeman Art Library
Maltese Women
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Maltese Women

Favray, Antoine de (1706-91); French. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 18th Century. Provenance: Musee des Augustins, Toulouse, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.
Grades 3-12
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The Bridgeman Art Library
What Women Voters Want | NOW
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What Women Voters Want | NOW

Tough decisions for undecided women voters in the swing states.
Grades 6-12
A Conversation Between Women, also said Women at lunch
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A Conversation Between Women, also said Women at lunch

Bosse, Abraham (1602-76) (attr. to); French. Medium: oil on panel. Date: 17th Century. Provenance: Musee National de la Renaissance, Ecouen ...
Grades 3-12
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The Bridgeman Art Library
Montana Mosaic: Women Homesteaders in Montana
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Montana Mosaic: Women Homesteaders in Montana

Immigrants changed Montana’s economic, political, and social fabric. They directly affected Montana Indian tribes by taking up non-allotment lands ...
Grades 6-9
The Rockefellers - Biography: Ida Tarbell
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The Rockefellers - Biography: Ida Tarbell

Ida Tarbell's "The History of the Standard Oil Company," changed the history of journalism and the fate of John ...
Grades 9-12
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American Experience
Breakthrough Websites for Young Women, by Young Women | MediaShift
Webpage
Grades 6-12
Women Wanting to Work
Lesson Plan
Grades 9-12
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Wide Angle
Connecting Questions: Roles of Women
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Connecting Questions: Roles of Women

What factors determine the changing roles of women in the Middle East and Islamic societies? Muslim women, like women all ...
Grades 9-12
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WGBH