Welcome to the Teaching Tolerance blog, a place where educators who care about diversity, equity and justice can find news, suggestions, conversation and support.
Constant exposure to violence via social media is certainly harming our students, and we can learn to recognize the signs to give them the support they need.
As the current election cycle reaches its climax, establishing “intellectually safe” communities of inquiry can help mitigate the negative effects the campaign has had on children and classrooms.
A weekly sampling of articles, blogs and reports relevant to TT educators.
We’re hosting a Twitter chat with our friends at Facing History and Ourselves! Follow along using
#Civility2016, and learn about great resources to promote civil discourse in your classroom during these contentious times.
The Sioux Nation protest of the Dakota Access Pipeline is taking on greater significance each day. Don’t miss the opportunity to teach about history in the making.
Remember: Flexibility and creativity are your friends. Don’t let “lunch” get in the way of your Mix It Up event.
In the wake of a convicted rapist’s early release, now is a good time to reinforce with students that rape is a cultural problem that all of us must stand against.
Help your students discover what they have in common with young people around the world with two new elementary lessons on immigration and immigrant experiences.