Coshandra Dillard is a staff writer for Teaching Tolerance. Before joining TT, she was a freelance writer and magazine editor. She also worked as a health journalist for more than eight years. Additionally, Coshandra has experience in the classroom, having served as a substitute teacher for grades K-12.

Articles by Coshandra

Hate at School: December 2018

Holiday cheer and a winter break didn’t prevent hate incidents from happening at school.

Steve King Shows Why We Need Black History Month

Analyzing and celebrating black American history helps students think critically about present-day social issues.

We Can’t Lose Another Child to Suicide

Hate at school can cost lives, and we’ve already lost too many.

Hate at School: November 2018

We tracked more hate reports in November 2018 than we did this time last year.

Black Lives Matter Week of Action

This February, schools across the country will work in solidarity to launch a shared set of lessons and examine their schools’ policies in pursuit of social and educational equity for their black students.