After all the attention — deserved — shown recently to Malala Yousafzai, I thought I’d quickly put together a list of resources on other potential teen role models in the news.
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I also have a number of resources on young mountain climbers at The Best Sites For Learning About Mount Everest.
Here are some other useful materials:
The New York Times Learning Network has a regular feature called Teens In The Times. They also have a particularly useful post that can be used with any of the resources on this list — it’s called Teaching With ‘Teenagers in The Times’ and has great lesson plan ideas.
Beyond Malala: six teenagers changing the world is from The Guardian.
The other Malalas: girl activists in the developing world – interactive is from The Guardian.
Next Generation Leaders is from TIME.
I hope readers will providing more suggestions!
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