Gender Equality Lessons for Schools

In partnership with USA TODAY Education, we proudly present a new series of lessons focused on gender, self-image and equality. This eight-lesson curriculum introduces topics such as media and bullying in the context of gender equality.

USA TODAY Education
The student lessons and companion teacher guides are available here as PDF downloads.
Lesson 1
Lesson 1: Do TV Shows and Movies Influence Careers Held by Women and Men?
Student Lesson
Teacher’s Guide
Lesson 2
Lesson 2: Does TV and Movies Make Sexual Harassment a "Normal" Part of School?
Student Lesson
Teacher’s Guide
Lesson 3
Lesson 3: How Do I Look?
Student Lesson
Teacher’s Guide
Lesson 4
Lesson 4: Males and Females Compete in the Same Arena
Student Lesson
Teacher’s Guide
Lesson 5
Lesson 5: Who is Your Hero?
Student Lesson
Teacher’s Guide
Lesson 6
Lesson 6: How Do Media
Images Impact Self-Image?

Student Lesson
Teacher’s Guide
Lesson 7
Lesson 7: When I Grow Up I
Want To Be…

Student Lesson
Teacher’s Guide
Lesson 8
Lesson 8: Do TV and Film Encourage Bullying in Schools?
Student Lesson
Teacher’s Guide
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