The same day a Black man and a Jewish man were voted into the U.S. Senate, a mob toting Confederate and Nazi flags attacked the U.S. Capitol. As you teach about Martin Luther King Jr. ahead of his birthday observation, acknowledge the link between the racism he resisted and the violence we witnessed at the Capitol. These resources will help foster related discussions within the context of U.S. history.
When Bad Things Are Happening
As news breaks of the violence in Washington, your students may want to discuss the crisis as it unfolds. Here’s how.
View, discuss and share the moment
Supporting Students Through Coronavirus
Explore and use these resources to support student well-being and learning during school closures, and we will keep this page updated as we publish new pieces.