Welcome to the Teaching Tolerance blog, a place where educators who care about diversity, equity and justice can find news, suggestions, conversation and support.
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.
A history class provided an opportunity to expand students’ perspective.
A Teaching Tolerance Advisory Board member reflects on a recent gathering in Montgomery, Ala.
This teacher used her writing class to help students become more aware of the advertising’s role in defining beauty.
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Educators can play a real role in ensuring the Trayvon Martin tragedy does not happen to other children. It starts with how we perceive black boys.