Arts, Culture, and Social Change
A set of lessons for students based on the dramatic 20th-century history of Czechoslovakia and its culture of dissent, from the 1968 Prague Spring invasion and its aftermath, through the Charter 77 movement, to the 1989 Velvet Revolution
Photo © 1968 Paul F. Goldsmith
Flexible and Ready to Use
68.77.89 is designed for students in grades 9-12. It provides a set of 12 learning activities in 4 modules that meet Common Core, Advanced Placement, and International Baccalaureate standards.
Students will be challenged to apply the lessons from the experiences of Czechs and Slovaks to better understand issues of democracy today and their responsibility for preserving democracy for the future.
Photo © ČTK/Khol Pavel
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