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. You can follow her on Twitter @CoshandraD_TT.

Articles by Coshandra

Equity, Period.

Join the movement to destigmatize menstruation and make schools more accommodating for all students who experience it.

Demystifying the Mind

Across the country, educators are integrating mental health literacy into their curricula.

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.