Welcome to the Teaching Tolerance blog, a place where educators who care about diversity, equity and justice can find news, suggestions, conversation and support.
As an organization committed to justice and equity, the similarities between the Watts Riots and the riots in Ferguson, Missouri following Michael Brown’s death compel us to point out that we do not live in a post-racial world.
A middle school teacher shares her innovative
approach to using a bilingual multicultural resource.
Welcoming a temporary student holds lessons in empathy and respect for the whole class.
How can educators create a classroom culture in which religious diversity is accepted?
What’s the connection between love and education? A TT awardee shares how love informs her practice.
Nadine Gordimer’s activism helped make the world better for all of us and leaves important lessons for teachers and students.
Fifty years after the Freedom Schools of 1964, today’s Freedom Schools continue the legacy.