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Goals & Audience

Goals

The goals and objectives of the educational outreach plan are the following:

  • To promote mutual understanding among different racial and ethnic groups
  • To foster an appreciation of the variety of cultures represented in America
  • To provide the opportunity for local public stations to reach out to nontraditional audiences

Target Audience

The target audience for the project is high school and community college students who have a wide range of backgrounds and experiences.

Standards Addressed

My Journey Home educational resources are based on the following standards:

Mid-continent Research for Education and Learning
www.mcrel.org
Standards for grades 9-12
U.S. History, Standards 43 and 44
Historical Understanding, Standard 2
Geography: Human Systems, Standards 9, 10, and 12
Language Arts, Standards 1, 2, 3, and 4
Behavioral Studies, Standards 1, 2, and 4

National Center for History in Schools
www.sscnet.ucla.edu/nchs/
National Standards for History
American History
Era 9, Standard 4a and 2c
Era 10, Standard 2b

Center for Civic Education
www.civiced.org
National Standards for Civics and Government
Standard IIB.4
Standard VD2
Standard VD3





In this section:
    Africa

    Auschwitz: Inside the
    Nazi State

    Building Big

    Culture Shock

    Cyberchase

    Evolution

    In Search of Shakespeare

    Lewis & Clark:
    The Journey of the
    Corps of Discovery

    My Journey Home

>      Goals & Audience

        Educational
        Outreach Elements

        Outcomes

        Challenges &
        Lessons Learned

    The New Americans

    Poetic License

    Promises

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