DC Heroes in the Disability Movement

Lesson Plan Two

Instructional Outcomes

Leaders in Placing Americans with Disabilities in JobsGiven exposure to primary sources (written, auditory, visual) about Mick Countee, students will be able to:

  • Describe how Mr. Countee fought to see the FDR Memorial in Washington, DC accurately represent the former president as a disabled individual.
  • Explain how Mr. Countee helped shape the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).


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