Welcome to the Teaching Tolerance blog, a place where educators who care about diversity, equity and justice can find news, suggestions, conversation and support.
What happens when we don’t teach about the history of racism? Turn on the news.
Supporting trans and gender-fluid students requires the courage to try until you get it right.
Heritage months offer opportunities to model yearlong inclusive teaching practices.
Just because a bookshelf is full of "classics" doesn't mean it holds universal life lessons.
Introverts are often pushed to be talkative and outgoing. Doing so devalues their identities.
Is Beyoncé—or any pop
culture icon—someone we should discuss with our students?
Providing a forum for candid communication helps young people believe their voices are worth hearing.