New York State MuseumNew York State Education Department

An Educator's Guide to this online exhibition is a collaborative effort among Museum educators, teachers and archivists designed to provide strategies and resources for teaching about the Civil Rights movement and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. By using the online exhibition and the lessons provided here, students will gain insight into Dr. King's ideas and views of the Civil Rights movement.

Download the EDUCATOR'S GUIDE guide here, or view the introduction and each lesson plan seperately, to the right.

Educator's Guide Subsections
Educator's Guide: Introduction
Introduction (PDF)
Educator's Guide: Exercise 1
Exercise 1 (PDF)
Educator's Guide: Exercise 2
Exercise 2 (PDF)
Educator's Guide: Exercise 3
Exercise 3 (PDF)
Educator's Guide: Exercise 4
Exercise 4 (PDF)