Exploring Equity in Education

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Essential Question
  • What are the differences between how I live and how others live?
  • Does everyone have the same rights?
  • What does it mean to be unfair? In class? In school? At home? In my community? In the world?
  • How do I know when people are being treated unfairly?
  • How have people been treated unfairly in the past?
  • How have people stopped unfairness in the past?
  • Who decides what is fair?
  • What can I do to make things fair?
  • How do I speak up when I see people treated unfairly?
  • How can I make the world, my class, my street, a better place?
  • What privileges are available for certain groups of people but not for others?
  • What contributions have people made to justice and fairness historically?
  • What can one person do to create a safe, welcoming place for all?
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