Sara
Wicht


Sara is an educational consultant with over 20 years of experience in K-12 education. Her work in social justice and anti-bias education includes expertise in literacy instruction, equity and diversity and inclusive practice, teacher mentoring, professional development, curriculum design and educational publishing. Wicht is the former senior manager of teaching and learning for Teaching Tolerance.

Articles by Sara

Beyond Taglines and Headlines

Use these questions to help students develop critical literacy and historical thinking skills.

Student Protests and the Complexities of Collective Action

This TT staffer explains, “When teaching about injustice, we should encourage our students to consider how power and privilege—on personal and institutional levels—affect them directly. When we do this, we must also anticipate that they’re going to want to do something about injustices they see.”

Not Just the Facts: Why Focusing on Skills Is Better for Students and Educators

Sara Wicht, TT's senior manager for teaching and learning, participated in the ASCD Forum “Learning for All = Teaching for All." Read her contribution here!

An Open Letter to Publishers

Our history is sometimes painful; focusing on the “best version” of that history to make it more palatable to young readers denies them the education they deserve.

Beyond the Bus

The 60th anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott is around the corner. Teach this critical history with our new publication and webinar.