Our interdisciplinary stories highlight universal themes with a humanistic lens.

Film
The Art of Weaving
Homesteader Jessica Green shares the deeply rooted tradition of weaving and artisanship in Appalachia.
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The Canoe Maker

Master carver Joe Martin, one of the few traditional craftsmen left, makes dugout canoes used by his people, the Pacific Northwest Nuu-chah-nulth First Nations.

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Lesson Plan High School
Grade Level: 9-12
Do We Have a Right to Clean Water?
Lesson Plan High School
Grade Level: 9-12
Relocating Residents: The Impact of Housing on Community
Lesson Plan High School
Grade Level: 9-12
A Day in the Life
Lesson Plan High School
Grade Level: 9-12
The Power to Persevere
Lesson Plan High School
Grade Level: 9-12
Citizen Photojournalism
Film
Amar
This short film follows a 14-year-old boy from Jamshedpur, a major industrialized city in Eastern India, during his daily routine. Amar is the main breadwinner in …
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Film
Making it in America

The short film Making it in America documents the life and worldview of a Salvadoran immigrant and her experience transitioning to life in the United States.

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Photo Essay
The Geography of Poverty

Learn about poverty throughout California’s Central Valley with images, geolocation, and poverty data.

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Lesson Plan High School
Grade Level: 9-12
Deconstructing Consumerism
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Grade Level: 9-12
Passionate Pursuits
Film
The Last Ice Merchant
For over 50 years, Baltazar Ushca has harvested the glacial ice on the highest altitudes of Mount Chimborazo, the tallest mountain in Ecuador. Cultural changes …
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Photo Essay
The Beauty of Craft

Explore the creative process with master artists and craftspeople in the San Francisco Bay Area. 

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