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This history teacher offers a strategy for teaching about the presidential election. It starts with organizing ideas into three categories: consensus, legitimately controversial and out of bounds.
A weekly sampling of articles, blogs and reports relevant to TT educators.
This TT Award winner will extend his usual coverage of the Sherman Alexie classic to address how dominant cultural narratives reinforce who is considered American—and who isn’t.
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.