Teach Chiapas Video Series

 

 

 

 

Welcome to the Teach Chiapas video series! Check out our latest video, “Galeano Vive! Painting a Zapatista Teacher.

With public school students and teachers in mind, Schools for Chiapas is producing a series of lively and accessible videos for free classroom use.  Each video offers a quick and appealing introduction to one aspect of the Zapatista movement of Chiapas, Mexico.

These free, online videos are all under 15 minutes long, and include lesson plans, study guides, and and bilingual transcripts to help structure classroom discussions and activities.  All videos are available in both English and Spanish language versions.

Current titles include:

Galeano Vive! Pintando a Un Maestro ZapatistaGaleano Lives! Painting a Zapatista Teacher (English)

 

Galeano Vive! Pintando a Un Maestro ZapatistaGaleano Vive! Pintando a un Maestro Zapatista (Spanish)

Who are the Zapatistas? English VersionWho are the Zapatistas? (English)

¿Quiénes son los Zapatistas?-Spanish Version¿Quiénes son los Zapatistas? (Spanish)

¿Quiénes son los Zapatistas?-Spanish VersionWho are the Zapatistas (Greek)

An Introduction to Zapatista Education-Teach Chiapas Video SeriesAn Introduction to Zapatista Education (English)

An Introduction to Zapatista Education-Teach Chiapas Video SeriesUna Introducción a la Educación Zapatista (Spanish)

Women in the Zapatista Movement-Teach Chiapas Video SeriesWomen in the Zapatista Movement (English)

Women in the Zapatista Movement-Teach Chiapas Video SeriesMujeres en el Movimiento Zapatista (Spanish)

 

In less than 15 minutes of classroom time, your students will learn:

  • respect for an indigenous’ peoples’ worldview.
  • how the Zapatistas are working to make things better.
  • detailed and accurate information about the Mayan peoples of Chiapas, Mexico.

Featuring:

  • available online. Downloads are FREE and easy.
  • both Spanish and English language versions of the videos are available.
  • archival footage recorded by Mayan Zapatista filmmakers themselves.

Free educational materials that accompany each video:

  • Scripts:  Complete texts of Spanish and English scripts for reading along with the videos.
  • Lesson planning:  Activities and suggestions for classroom discussions
  • Timeline:  Interactive history of the Zapatista movement here.
  • Maps:  “Putting Chiapas on the Map” available here.
  • Photo gallery:  Teachable moments from throughout each video is available as PowerPoint presentations.
  • Stories:  Bilingual readings to accompany the videos such asMarcos: The Other Stories                                                                     Ramona: Rebel Dreamweaver

Write us at info@schoolsforchiapas.org with any comments or suggestions!

Thank you for watching and sharing these unique videos with your students and colleagues!

Galeano Vive! Pintando a Un Maestro Zapatista

Galeano Vive! Pintando a Un Maestro Zapatista

Galeano Lives! Painting a Zapatista Teacher

Galeano Lives! Painting a Zapatista Teacher

Who are the Zapatistas? English Version

¿Quiénes son los Zapatistas?-Spanish Version

An Introduction to Zapatista Education-Teach Chiapas Video Series

An Introduction to Zapatista Education

Vídeo: “Una Introducción a la Educación Zapatista” en español-Parte 2 de nuestra serie de videos, Enseñe Chiapas

Una Introducción a la Educación Zapatista

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Women in the Zapatista Movement-Teach Chiapas Video Series

Women in the Zapatista Movement

 

 

Vídeo:

Mujeres en el Movimiento Zapatista