Welcome to the Teaching Tolerance blog, a place where educators who care about diversity, equity and justice can find news, suggestions, conversation and support.
Providing a forum for candid communication helps young people believe their voices are worth hearing.
This teacher turned an everyday frustration into a teachable moment—for himself.
"Hack jams" encourage students to question reality, challenge texts and authors, and practice becoming agents of change in the world.
The NFL prospect has the potential to redefine for millions of people what it means to be a gay man in the U.S.
Want the world for all students? Expect the world of all students.
Relying too heavily on labels blinds us to exceptions, individuality and uniqueness.
Rethinking school emphasis on leadership can benefit kids who thrive behind the scenes.