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Critical literacy can expose the assumption that whiteness is “normal” and provide students support for talking about difficult topics.
Reading the U.S. Constitution prompts students to consider equality issues in their own lives.
Environmental awareness isn’t just about facts; emotional development plays an important role.
Cultural celebrations give students a chance to shine and benefit schools all year long.
A classic young adult novel—set in the civil rights era—comes to the small and big screens.
The Supreme Court has upheld affirmative action but, one educator points out, we still have a long way to go to achieve equity in college admissions.
A history class offered an opportunity to model speaking up against bias.