Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media

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
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