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Where Were You When?

June Cara Christian - June 26, 2015

Today, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of marriage equality. This TT staff member reflects on watching the moral arc of justice bend a few more degrees.

What We're Reading This Week: June 26

Teaching Tolerance Staff - June 26, 2015

A weekly sampling of articles, blogs and reports relevant to TT educators.

After the Flag Comes Down

Joanna Williams - June 25, 2015

There’s growing momentum to take down Confederate flags, but our work to denounce systemic racism cannot stop at symbolic markers.

When a Fairy Tale Turns Into a Nightmare

Maya Lindberg - June 25, 2015

Two North Carolina educators resigned last week after an LGBT-inclusive fairy tale was read to third-graders. What does that say about school climate?

Weeding Out Hate, Sowing Love

Jarah Botello - June 24, 2015

Horrified at a fourth-grade teacher’s hateful Facebook rant after the pool incident in McKinney, Texas, this TT staffer realizes she could have been just like that teacher—if not for strong anti-bias education.

What We're Reading This Week: June 19

Teaching Tolerance Staff - June 19, 2015

A weekly sampling of articles, blogs and reports relevant to TT educators.

Happy Juneteenth!

Monita K. Bell - June 18, 2015

The emancipation story remains largely incomplete, 150 years later.

The Anti-bias Framework 101

Teaching Tolerance Staff - June 17, 2015

Our latest on-demand webinar details how the Teaching Tolerance Anti-bias Framework informs our literacy-based curriculum, Perspectives for a Diverse America.

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