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8 Documentaries That Will Keep Students Engaged Over The Summer

As the school year comes to an end in many parts of the world, you may be wondering how to keep students engaged on hunger issues throughout the summer. Movie nights likely sit near the top of your students’ list of things to do this summer. By using this popular activity to your advantage, you can keep your lessons on hunger and food assistance fresh in the minds of your classes. Post date: 06/24/2014 - 19:10

Teachers: Where To Take Your Lessons On The #CARcrisis

There is a crisis in the Central African Republic that has rapidly unfolded over the past several months. About 1.6 million people need urgent food assistance, a number that’s more than double the estimated level just over a year ago. Here are some of WFP’s tools to help teach your classes about this humanitarian catastrophe. Post date: 04/17/2014 - 19:45

At The Start Of A Fourth Year Of Crisis In Syria, Here’s Where To Begin Teaching

This week marks the start of a fourth year in the crisis in Syria, meaning millions of men, women and children have endured three full years worrying daily about getting enough to eat. To introduce this ongoing humanitarian crisis to your students, WFP has several resources to start with. Post date: 03/13/2014 - 19:20

Linking Hunger Fighting And Service Learning

When it comes to teaching about world hunger in your classroom, one challenge is how exactly hunger will fit into your existing curriculum. At the College of Mount St. Joseph in Ohio, US, students can use their campus activities and “service learning” courses to fight hunger and learn more about it.

Post date: 02/07/2014 - 21:01