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Take our advice: Give students a leading role in organizing your Mix event.
This ninth-grade English language arts teacher—and TT Award winner—offers a creative way for teaching about political candidates.
Our collection of K-2 read alouds continues to grow, and TT staff are lending their voices.
The Fall 2016 issue of Teaching Tolerance magazine includes teacher-tested tools and advice for addressing this charged political season.
A weekly sampling of articles, blogs and reports relevant to TT educators.
When TT’s manager for teaching and learning—then a fifth-grade teacher—shared his personal story about the 9/11 attacks with his students, a fascinating, in-depth conversation about narrative writing occurred.
Pulling off a successful Mix It Up at Lunch Day takes detailed planning and coordination, but we have loads of ready-to-use strategies and activities to help!
NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s refusal to stand for “The Star-Spangled Banner” has provoked a national conversation about athletes, protest and patriotism. Teaching for Change situates this protest in an important historical context.