The United Nations Millennium Development Goals are the most broadly supported,
and specific goals the world has ever agreed upon. This site houses a Project-based learning unit to
Global Campaign for Education, United States
supplement the K-12 curriculum and units written for the
Chapter. The other units can be found here.
Driving Question: As an adviser to government officials, how can you design a plan to provide universal primary
education for citizens?
Project Summary: Students study Millennium Development Goal #2, Achieving Universal Primary Education across the world by choosing a country struggling with providing universal primary education and creating a solution. In preparation, students will hear from professionals working with children’s rights and the United Nations Millennium Development Goals, along with analyzing several sources of information. Students will write blog posts reflecting on their thoughts and feelings as they worked through the information. Peers around the world will be engaged in the conversation through their posts and responses.