Through readings and activities students explore the history of international human rights and consider various options for defining and protecting rights.
Competing Visions of Human Rights: Questions for U.S. Policy
The session provides an introduction to the Choices approach for teaching about Human Rights issues around the world, and the U.S. response to Human Rights violations. Participants will conduct activities from the Choices unit on Human Rights (provided) and will discuss ways to implement the unit and accompanying videos in their classroom.
Digital trial or unit PDFs provided.
The session is appropriate for educators who teach middle school through college.