Educator Grants Action Models

Interested in replicating a Teaching Tolerance Educator Grant project in your classroom, school or district? Explore this list of past projects, and pick one that’s right for your students and your context.

These innovative TT grants projects have been condensed into a few simple steps. Once you select an anti-bias activity, use the “how-to” steps to put a similar project into action.

Apply for your own TT Grant to help fund a project that promotes anti-bias learning and positive social change.

Questions? Looking to contact a project grantee directly? Contact our grants coordinator.

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"What Is Being Normalized?"

TT Educator Grants support social justice work at the classroom, school and district level. TT's grant manager caught up with grantee Chris Hass, whose project included families in his students' social justice education.

Topic: Race & Ethnicity, Class
Social Justice Domain: Identity, Diversity, Justice

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"We Have to Start Having These Conversations"

TT Educator Grants support social justice at the classroom, school and district levels. TT's grants manager spoke with grantee Jenny Finn about her project helping her Appalachian students explore racism and white privilege close to home.

Topic: Race & Ethnicity
Social Justice Domain: Diversity, Justice

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Love Your Magic Conference

TT Educator Grants support social justice work at the classroom, school and district levels. Read about how one teacher used her grant to help fund a daylong conference empowering girls of color in Boston.

Topic: Race & Ethnicity, Gender & Sexual Identity
Social Justice Domain: Identity

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Spotlight on 'Courageous, Eccentric, Diverse'

TT Educator Grants support social justice work at the classroom, school and district levels. In this interview, grantee Amy Dickerson discusses her project working with students in New Orleans to consider possible replacements for Confederate statues.

Topic: Rights & Activism
Social Justice Domain: Identity, Diversity

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Culturally Inclusive Cooking Club

Creating a cohesive community from disparate parent groups around a great unifier: food.

Topic: Race & Ethnicity, Immigration
Social Justice Domain: Identity, Diversity

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Diverse Perspectives

TT Educator Grants support social justice work at the classroom, school and district levels. Read about how one teacher used a TT grant to fund an oral storytelling project to promote positive identity and diverse cultural perspectives.

Topic: Race & Ethnicity, Immigration
Social Justice Domain: Identity, Diversity

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Spotlight on Whose Renaissance?

TT Educator Grants support social justice work at the classroom, school and district levels. Grants Manager Jey Ehrenhalt spoke with Chris Dolgos about his project investigating the equity of urban renewal.

Topic: Race & Ethnicity, Class
Social Justice Domain: Diversity, Action

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Path to Peace

TT Educator Grants support social justice work at the classroom, school and district levels. Read about how one middle school teacher used a TT grant to fund a class project centered around peace, justice and action.

Topic: Rights & Activism
Social Justice Domain: Action

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Voting and Democracy Grants in Action: Latinx Advocates

TT Voting and Democracy Grants fund projects that encourage students to become empowered advocates for voting in their communities. Grants and School Programs Manager Jey Ehrenhalt spoke with grantee Sarah Emmett about the work her students will be doing this fall.

Topic: Rights & Activism
Social Justice Domain: Identity, Justice, Action

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Voting and Democracy Grants Roundup: High School

TT Voting and Democracy Grants fund projects that encourage students to become empowered advocates for voting in their communities. Here are a few of our favorite projects happening this fall in high schools across the country.

Topic: Rights & Activism
Social Justice Domain: Action