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"Women on the Move" Lesson Plan by Texas Archive of the Moving Image


The Texas Archive of the Moving Image has released a new student-directed lesson plan titled "Women on the Move". The lesson plan focuses on the National Women's Conference of 1977, which was held in Houston, TX. The conference was convened with the purpose of drafting a coordinated national plan to ensure gender equality and the protection of the rights of women in the U.S. The lesson plan emphasize the issues women faced leading up to the conference. In the lesson plan, students will work in groups to analyze timelines, watch videos from the conference, and draft action plans of their own pertaining to the conference. The lesson plan is notably student-directed and promotes independent learning, group-collaboration, and product creation. View the lesson plan at the link below and use it to teach about Women's History in your classroom. 

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