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Interactive video lesson plan for: P4A 2014: StoryCorps

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Vote for StoryCorps! https://www.projectforawesome.com/charity/storycorps/p4a-2014-storycorps

Hi there & Happy Project For Awesome! This year, my P4A video is about StoryCorps! They are a super cool nonprofit that focuses on collecting oral history from people from all different backgrounds and beliefs and storing it into the *Library of Congress*! Pretty fancy! Vote for StoryCorps if you believe that everyone has a story and that everyone's story matters! :)

I mentioned in this video that StoryCorps can give a voice to people who haven't been heard in history. Some initiatives and focuses they have are: StoryCorps Outloud (LGBTQ voices), Military Voices (veterans, service members), StoryCorps Historias (Latino community), StoryCorps Griot (Black African-American community), Memory Loss Initiative, and the September 11th Initiative.

Please feel free to share any thoughts, questions, comments, or concerns! :)

Project for Awesome:
https://www.projectforawesome.com

Check out the StoryCorps YouTube Channel!
https://www.youtube.com/user/storycorps

More on StoryCorps
http://storycorps.org/

If you're reading this, I hope there are cookies in your future. Many, many cookies.
And thanks for reading this and watching this and participating in P4A 2014. YOU'RE THE COOLEST BANANA OUT THERE.

Yeah, I said it.

Also I know I'm hella basic for using The Messenger in the background of this video. IT'S JUST SUCH A GOOD TRACK. I will not apologize. I will not!

Tagged under: StoryCorps (Organization),project awesome,p4a 2014,p4a,p4a2014,oral history

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