Welcome to the Teaching Tolerance blog, a place where educators who care about diversity, equity and justice can find news, suggestions, conversation and support.
Think it's too soon to start thinking about the days after Mix It Up at Lunch Day? Think again!
The language that educators use to address students can maintain and reinforce class structures and classist attitudes. The antidote? Anti-classist language.
The application window for the 2016 Teaching Tolerance Award for Excellence in Teaching is open! Read how this award has impacted Darnell Fine, a 2012 awardee.
This teacher reflects on how student dress codes can reinforce the “male gaze” and double standards.
A weekly sampling of articles, blogs and reports relevant to TT educators.
Here’s how one teacher is engaging her students on Day of the Girl, observed annually on October 11. Try these ideas in your classroom, too.
Students may push back against sitting and eating with someone new. Be ready with a few key tools and phrases.