HOW YOU CAN USE THIS CURRICULUM
Explore concepts of democracy and citizenship and how they can be used to rise up within today's political and cultural movements
Guide students to use creative inquiry to find meaning in the past
Affirm student narratives that combat ideologies of hate and exclusion within American history and today’s political environment
Support students to use of artistic forms such as mimicry, metaphor, and projection to develop their capacity and skills for social innovation
The Rise Up! Curriculum includes standards-aligned modules for high school students in Theatre Arts and English Language Arts. Lessons embrace concepts and core values that include: Creative Inquiry, Accessibility, Intersectionality & Racial Justice, Liberatory Arts Research Practices, Professional/Contemporary/Theatre Artist Dispositions, Critical Thinking & Reflection.