A place for educators to find thought-provoking news, conversation and support for those who care about diversity, equal opportunity and respect for differences in schools

Body Talk

Seth Carreno - November 6, 2013

What does your body language communicate to students? 

Promises to Black Boys—Kept and Broken

Adrienne van der Valk - November 4, 2013

American Promise explores the complexities of black male identity in education.

Teachers Can Be Bullied Too

Teaching Tolerance Staff - November 1, 2013

Students aren’t the only people who experience bullying in schools. 

Life Is About Mixing It Up

Teaching Tolerance Staff - October 31, 2013

Mix It Up participants say the day’s lessons will last for years to come.

Today Is Mix It Up at Lunch Day!

Teaching Tolerance Staff - October 29, 2013

Today is Mix It Up at Lunch Day, and K-12 schools, community organizations and even universities across the nation are mixing it up in unique and inspiring ways.

'Redskins,' Names and Being Named

Dr. Neal A. Lester - October 28, 2013

Controversy over a team name opens a national dialogue about race, identity and what’s in a name.

Making College an Option for All

Allison Ricket - October 24, 2013

Requiring the ACT increases college accessibility—but more support is needed to create a school-wide culture of achievement.

Tell Congress to Mix It Up!

Teaching Tolerance Staff - October 23, 2013

Hundreds of thousands of children will break down social barriers when they Mix It Up on Oct. 29—we think Congress should do the same!

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