Welcome to the Teaching Tolerance blog, a place where educators who care about diversity, equity and justice can find news, suggestions, conversation and support.
Yesterday, the Dignity in Schools Campaign released a policy platform that calls for the end of police presence in schools.
Wouldn’t it be productive if schools established school-wide norms for civil discourse this fall?
Constant exposure to violence via social media is certainly harming our students, and we can learn to recognize the signs to give them the support they need.
As the current election cycle reaches its climax, establishing “intellectually safe” communities of inquiry can help mitigate the negative effects the campaign has had on children and classrooms.
A weekly sampling of articles, blogs and reports relevant to TT educators.
We’re hosting a Twitter chat with our friends at Facing History and Ourselves! Follow along using
#Civility2016, and learn about great resources to promote civil discourse in your classroom during these contentious times.
The Sioux Nation protest of the Dakota Access Pipeline is taking on greater significance each day. Don’t miss the opportunity to teach about history in the making.