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Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement – Episode Six
Alabama Public TV’s electronic field trip interactive webcasts that brought pivotal moments in Civil Rights history to life for thousands of students worldwide are now available online! Episodes 1-5 can be viewed anytime at www.project-c.org. Also, these five episodes are available for download on PBS LearningMedia (see below).
Project C: Lessons from the American Civil Rights Movement is a three-year series of free, electronic field trips taking place throughout the civil rights fiftieth anniversary years of 2013-2015. Project C focuses on the role of citizenship in a democracy through the study of historical events and examine the past to teach the importance of civic engagement in support of a humane, civil and just society. The electronic field trip webcasts are designed for students in grades 7-12.
Project C Episode Six is entitled “Montgomery Bus Boycott” and will stream live from the Project C site on December 1, 2015. For more information and to register to participate in this free, live electronic field trip webcast, go to www.project-c.org to click on Episode Six “Join this Trip.”
An additional Webcast – Project C Episode Seven – will be provided in February 2016. Entitled “The New Civil Rights Movement,” this program’s date and time will be announced in January.
PBS LearningMedia is available to South Carolina educators. Teachers can access this series online as well as a library of other valuable resources. Sign up for free service: http://scetv.pbslearningmedia.org.