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

A Lawyer's Story From the Field

Amir Whitaker - May 28, 2015

A Southern Poverty Law Center lawyer relates to a student who has been suspended repeatedly from a Florida school district where the Center is challenging the discriminatory treatment of African-American children.

Introducing the 2015-17 TT Advisory Board!

Teaching Tolerance Staff - May 28, 2015

Meet the educators who’ll serve as our advisors for the next two years!

The Educational Canvas: R.I.P. Grant Wiggins

Sara Wicht - May 27, 2015

A Teaching Tolerance staffer reflects on how Grant Wiggins influenced her teaching and the education world at large.

Summer Planning Essentials

Teaching Tolerance Staff - May 26, 2015

Thinking ahead to next school year? Incorporate these suggestions into your planning.

Families Have Much to Share

Sara Wicht - May 26, 2015

Use these ideas to include the religious and nonreligious diversity of students’ home lives in your practice.

What We're Reading This Week: May 22

Teaching Tolerance Staff - May 22, 2015

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

Boy Scouts Weighs LGBT Inclusivity

Maya Lindberg - May 21, 2015

Breaking! The president of the Boy Scouts of America urges his organization to remove its ban on gay adult leaders.

“Hang Out” With Anti-bias Education Experts

Teaching Tolerance Staff - May 21, 2015

Join the conversation with anti-bias educators and leading education scholars.

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