Welcome to the Teaching Tolerance blog, a place where educators who care about diversity, equity and justice can find news, suggestions, conversation and support.
Mindfulness a not only a great tool to help students focus, but it also helps educators to be more culturally responsive.
Students’ names are an important reflection of identity and culture, as educators, we must put in the time to honor those names and pronunciation.
This high school language arts teacher marvels at how his students were engaged in controversial and difficult topics.
Teaching Tolerance released a new Best Practices guide to help educators transform the school environment into an inclusive space for LGBT students.
Maybe you’re thinking texting has no place in the classroom. This teacher found some practical applications.
A pair of news stories this week reported that students were being silenced and punished when they attempted to speak up for others. This is disappointing.
Getting away from the “usual suspects” of the modern civil rights movement, this teacher introduced her students to Bayard Rustin.