Lesson Plan

Dorothea Dix: Reform in Massachusetts

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Students examine the life and reform efforts of Dorothea Dix on behalf of people with disabilities. They discover how her efforts resulted in the passage of legislation. They also examine the care people with disabilities receive.

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9th - 12th
Social Studies & History
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Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning