Welcome to the Teaching Tolerance blog, a place where educators who care about diversity, equity and justice can find news, suggestions, conversation and support.
When we shared a problematic post on social media, our audience pushed back. What’s the next step in the conversation?
For this teacher, transforming her interactions with herself translates into the vision of peace she wants to teach in her classroom.
How much can teachers disclose about their personal religious and nonreligious beliefs to students?
Stories from the past, like those of Freedom Summer, serve to remind us that change happens when everyday people create it.
In a world where competition awards few people on the backs of many, school awards can be redesigned to prioritize equity.
The same stereotypes that hurt and limit girls can also hurt boys and any student who does not adhere to binary gender norms.
Few of us really want to remember what we looked like in middle school, but nobody wants to remember what it felt like to be the kid who had nothing to sign on the last day of class.