Welcome to the Teaching Tolerance blog, a place where educators who care about diversity, equity and justice can find news, suggestions, conversation and support.
In this class, privileged students are looking at history in their local community and assessing the truth about “us” and “them.”
A new lesson series will help educators bring contemporary immigration into the classroom without the burdensome political issues.
Every conversation, commercial or website is a potential teaching tool, even an offensive Joan Rivers “joke.”
Students need guidance in navigating social media, especially when it’s being used to bully and silence their peers.
Many schools are offering civil rights trips over spring break. Find out how you can engage students in your communities and across the country.
Despite efforts of college and university admissions people, high-achieving students from small towns and rural areas are being left out of the matriculation process because of poverty.