Welcome to the Teaching Tolerance blog, a place where educators who care about diversity, equity and justice can find news, suggestions, conversation and support.
As Earth Day approaches, it’s a good time to think about how you approach issues of identity and diversity when it comes to the environment—regardless of the subject you teach. Here’s how one science teacher did it.
A weekly sampling of articles, blogs and reports relevant to TT educators.
The events of this week have made it clear: It’s time to bring genocide and Holocaust awareness lessons back into the spotlight.
Why is anti-Muslim bias on the rise in the United States? How much do your students know about Islam and its followers? Explore these questions with two student-friendly videos.
Many educators are hesitant to teach about national politics and the 2016 election.
New Mexico is leading the way in making school cafeterias more welcoming and equitable places.
While reading and listening to the reflections of the high school seniors he teaches, one educator finds himself troubled by the persistence of outdated gender norms.