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FKHS US Government Class Learns with SAAM

Scott Akin
Fort Knox | October 15, 2018

Ms. Peg Koetsch from the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM) in Washington DC conducted video conferences with Ft. Knox High School government students. Ms. Koetsch shared multiple pieces of art with the students and discussed the impression these pieces left on those who viewed them and how these pieces represented the attitudes of the times they were created. Through discussing these pieces of art multiple standards were covered. The civil rights movement was discussed in accordance with standard 12.G2. Additionally the individual rights guaranteed by the 1st amendment were covered IAW standard 12.G2a

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