The Rights Angle: Human Rights Education Using the Newspaper

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Alberta Civil Liberties Research Centre
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Teacher Resources

The Rights Angle is a series of resources produced by The Alberta Civil Liberties Research Centre for teaching students about human rights and the newspaper. Using these resources, students will gain an understanding of human rights, gain knowledge of current human rights issues in Canada and through the world, and will be able identify human rights issues in the newspaper. An activities booklet is available for all regions of Canada, while teacher’s and student’s manuals are available for each province and territory. The Alberta version has been authorized as a teaching resource for Grades 10 to 12 (Legal Studies and Health). Format: PDFs

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