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The World in Transition Series

Each one of the eight units available in The World in Transition Series is made up of background essays, an accompanying videotape, and extensive lesson plans. The complete package is reviewed by educators around the country to ensure the individual sets are teacher-friendly, student-oriented and highly interactive.

Content:

  • Background essays
  • 15 minutes of videotape with historical and current news footage followed by excerpts from discussions between former U.S. Secretaries of State, Defense, Education, Treasury, U.S. Ambassadors to the United Nations, world leaders and foreign policy experts.
  • Lesson plans, written by teachers and curriculum experts, contain primary source materials such as maps, graphs, statistical information, cartoons and articles.

Learned Skills:

  • Critical thinking
  • Research
  • Role playing
  • Data analysis
  • Problem solving
  • Discussion
  • Map anaylsis
World in Transition Series

FAQ:

Learn more about the World in Transition series.

Updates:

To keep the information in each unit current we offer free downloadable updates.

Order now online or order by phone, fax, or e-mail.

For more information about each unit, click on one of the following:


The World in Transition Series - Europe in Transition

Europe in Transition


The World in Transition Series - Africa

Africa in Transition

UN Secretary General praises "Africa in Transition"


The World in Transition Series - Russia and the Other Former Soviet Republics

Russia and the Other Former Soviet Republics in Transition


The World in Transition Series - The Middle East in Transition

The Middle East in Transition, 2nd edition


The World in Transition Series - Latin America in Transition

Latin America in Transition


The World in Transition Series - East Asia

East Asia in Transition


The World in Transition Series - South Asia

South Asia in Transition


The World in Transition Series - The End of the Soviet Union

The End of the Soviet Union


Additional units in this series are being developed for the following regions:

  • North America
  • Global Issues


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