Global Poverty Curriculum

Global Issues. Empathy. Civics.

Download The Borgen Project’s Global Poverty Curriculum:

Borgen Project K-2 Borgen Project 3-5 Borgen Project 6-8 Borgen Project 9-12 Final

Useful Tools
Let students view the call report that political leaders receive.

Sample Congressional Call Log


Useful Links

  • – Find who your member of Congress is and contact info.
  • – Find info on any bill in Congress.
  • Poverty legislation – Find info on poverty fighting legislation.
  • Contact Congress – Learn the impact anyone can have by contacting their leaders in support of an issue.
  • Poverty Quotes
  • Global Issues in Pop Culture – Popular movies, books and video games that incorporate global poverty and world affairs.
  • Peace Corp Speakers Match – Arrange for a Peace Corps volunteer to speak to your class.


Curriculum from other organizations
Facing the Future
Global Dimension

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