Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. “Migration and Refugee Lesson Plans.”

According to the 2015 International Migration Report from the United Nations, “The number of international migrants worldwide has continued to grow rapidly over the past fifteen years reaching 244 million in 2015, up from 222 million in 2010 and 173 million in 2000.” Forced migration patterns, and the many factors that cause them, are at the heart of many of the world’s 21st century challenges. A dozen lesson plans present entry points to a diversity of stories reflecting the human impact of migration. Note: “Some lessons were written by members of our education team, and others were written and shared by our community of educators. This page will be updated regularly to feature new lessons exploring issues facing the environment, so please check back.” Grades 7 – 12.