Reilly Top 10 in the Classroom

Using the Top 10 list in the classroom.

The Reilly Center Top 10 list has been used in advanced high school and college classrooms around the country. From philosophy and technology ethics college courses to high school Spanish (!), the list has been useful for educators attempting to engage students in passionate conversation.

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Spanish teacher Mary Purdy and her students at Agawam High School in Massachusetts generously made this video to show us how they’re using the Top 10 list in their (Spanish language!) classroom: