By the end of this course, you will unlock the power of film to take your students beyond school walls, inspiring them to be global citizens and changemakers. We’ll be taking a closer look at documentary films to explore the impact of visual storytelling to communicate ideas; and guiding you through activities that will make it seamless to integrate film into your lessons.
How can I integrate film into my lessons to inspire student discussions and learning on global issues?
Main objective: Create participatory lessons that use film as a springboard for learning about global social issues and youth leadership.
Through this course you will:
- LEARN about using documentary film in your classroom.
- CURATE a collection of films and other resources as the inspiration for a service learning project.
- TAKE ACTION with your students, watching your film selections and developing a project that inspires change.
- REFLECT on your experience of using documentary film and consider other topics and service-learning projects where film can activate your students.