Teacher resources and professional development across the curriculum

Teacher professional development and classroom resources across the curriculum

Monthly Update sign up
Mailing List signup
Search
MENU
5. Civil Rights: Demanding Equality, Web-Based Resources
Topic Overview Using the Video Readings Critical Thinking Activity Web-Based Resources

 


 

 

Web-based Resources Unit 5

http://www.usdoj.gov/crt/crt-home.html-The Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice offers reports, speeches, and civil rights cases of interest to those interested in civil rights. Their Web site also includes extensive information on rights and litigation involving disabilities, labor, workplace standards, and voting fairness, among many other sections.

http://www.usccr.gov/-The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Web site offers briefings and papers produced by the nonpartisan agency. Topics include affirmative action, immigration, and post-September 11 rights for criminal defendants.

http://www.naacp.org-The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) has been active since 1909. It is an organization of socially conscious individuals of all races, religions, political affiliations, and ideologies. Programs include legal, political, and grassroots effort to ensure rights and equality for all Americans.

http://www.maldef.org-Founded in 1968, the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF) is the leading nonprofit Latino litigation, advocacy, and educational outreach institution in the United States. Its Web site includes materials on the legal, political, educational, and the public policy aspects of civil rights for Latinos.

Home | Video Catalog | About Us | Search | Contact Us | Site Map |

  • Follow The Annenberg Learner on Facebook

© Annenberg Foundation 2014. All rights reserved. Legal Policy.

 

Site Map Home 5. Civil Rights: Demanding Equality, Web-Based Resources Democracy In America