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Need tips for managing the dynamics of a multicultural, multiracial class? Here are four ideas to help you put a plan in place.
In sports, machismo and closeted sexuality prevail. And players courageous enough to talk about their sexual orientation are, sadly, not on equal footing.
When dealing with a student whose behavior is a challenge, first ask yourself if you have a relationship with the student. When you build a relationship, you’ll notice a huge difference in behavior.
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Conversations about religious diversity can happen in the classroom. Start by making a safe space where folks can tell their stories and share their religious identities.
When a student directed an LGBT slur at a classmate, this teacher missed the teachable moment. He won’t let that happen again.
Sometimes teachers have to think outside the box to reach students. This educator found his work requires great expansion.