Lesson Plan: Disability Rights are Civil Rights

Open to: All teachers.

Opportunity at a Glance: In Anticipation of the Disability Pride Parade, and the related visual art contest for students, build meaningful conversations and a lesson plan around disability in your classroom. This year’s theme is “Disability Rights are Civil Rights.” Take this opportunity to increase awareness of disability history, the disability rights movement and add visibility to people with disabilities.

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For more information: Learn more about the Disability Pride Parade Visual Art Contest or email DisabilityPrideParade@schools.nyc.gov.