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 Departments of Education and Justice have taken steps to help schools divert the school-to-prison pipeline. How will your school respond?
Scripted curricula can limit teachers and hurt morale. But living social justice ideals in the classroom still imparts valuable lessons to students.
The Mississippi Freedom Summer 50th Anniversary Conference offers opportunities for youth scholars and activists. Start planning your trip now!
A viral video sensation raises important questions about media constructions of “whiteness” and “blackness.”
This teacher asked herself, “What do I need to know to better support this student?” The answer led to more questions.
An exchange with an angry parent holds lessons for the new year.
A trip to the store holds different life lessons depending on where you shop.