Welcome to the Teaching Tolerance blog, a place where educators who care about diversity, equity and justice can find news, suggestions, conversation and support.
We’ve gotten a lot of questions since we launched Perspectives for a Diverse America last fall. Chief among them: Why and how should I use this curriculum?
A weekly sampling of articles, blogs and reports relevant to TT educators.
We had a hard conversation at our department meeting today. San Bernardino: What should we say to our community?
A teacher examines the intentionality that creates a safe and inclusive environment for LGBT students.
A leading scholar on human rights education shares some try-tomorrow strategies for starting a human rights club at your high school. Pocket these ideas for Human Rights Day on December 10—and beyond.
The application window for the 2016 Teaching Tolerance Award for Excellence in Teaching closes on December 15. Read how this award has impacted Amber Strong Makaiau, a 2011 awardee.
Films are a dynamic way to incorporate accurate instruction and promote cultural awareness of contemporary Native American experiences. Check out this recommended list.