Welcome to the Teaching Tolerance blog, a place where educators who care about diversity, equity and justice can find news, suggestions, conversation and support.
Social and emotional learning can boost academic performance and reduce instances of bullying and should be part of every lesson plan.
Research says that students in larger schools tend to self-segregate. Educators can help create a sense of community with Mix It Up at Lunch Day.
Need tips for managing
the dynamics of a multicultural, multiracial class? Here are four ideas to help
you put a plan in place.
In sports, machismo and closeted sexuality prevail. And players courageous enough to talk about their sexual orientation are, sadly, not on equal footing.
When dealing with a student whose behavior is a challenge, first ask yourself if you have a relationship with the student. When you build a relationship, you’ll notice a huge difference in behavior.
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Conversations about religious diversity can happen in the classroom. Start by making a safe space where folks can tell their stories and share their religious identities.