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yesterday at 23:00. Facebook
Have you considered bringing mindfulness into your classroom?

Mindfulness: Good for You and Your Students

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yesterday at 20:30. Facebook
Our webinar on acknowledging and confronting implicit bias starts in 1 hour! Join us live, or bookmark it to watch on demand later.

Equity Matters: Confronting Implicit Bias

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yesterday at 18:00. Facebook
Civil rights leader El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz, more widely known as Malcolm X, was killed #onthisday in 1965. Take this opportunity to discuss his values and legacy of nonviolence with students.

Violence Prevention

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Teaching Tolerance
yesterday at 15:31. Facebook
Must read: Nikole Hannah-Jones’ latest education story on public schools.

And for more from Hannah-Jones, check out our recent interview with the award-winning journalist. --> [ T-t.site Link ]

Have We Lost Sight of the Promise of Public Schools?

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Teaching Tolerance
02/20/2017 at 18:41. Facebook
Today is also World Day of Social Justice! Get inspired with these videos about youth creating positive change.

Online Exclusive Video Feature: Youth United!

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02/20/2017 at 15:42. Facebook
On Presidents’ Day, which is also the anniversary of Frederick Douglass’ death, read this book excerpt about Douglass and Abraham Lincoln’s friendship.

Abraham Lincoln & Frederick Douglass: The Story Behind an American Friendship

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Teaching Tolerance
02/19/2017 at 20:40. Facebook
With 3.3 million Muslims living in the United States, representation of Muslim kids in children’s books is severely lacking. Here are some exceptions.

Muslim Kids as Heroes

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Teaching Tolerance
02/19/2017 at 16:40. Facebook
“To talk about how we got where we are today, we have to start with slavery and see how the justice system took over as a system of social control.”

Plantation to Prison

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Teaching Tolerance
02/18/2017 at 21:50. Facebook
Free conference alert! Apply by March 1 to attend the five-day workshop ‘New Orleans: Music, Culture and Civil Rights.’

New Orleans: Music, Culture and Civil Rights

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Teaching Tolerance
02/18/2017 at 20:38. Facebook
#OnThisDay in 1965, Jimmie Lee Jackson was shot during a peaceful voting rights march in Marion, Alabama.

Selma: The Bridge to the Ballot

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Teaching Tolerance
02/18/2017 at 16:39. Facebook
We know educators have been seeing an uptick in students’ stress and anxiety. But are you also seeing signs of trauma?

PD Café

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Teaching Tolerance
02/17/2017 at 23:53. Facebook
Happy Friday! Time to dig into our weekly roundup of social justice and education news.

What We’re Reading This Week: February 17

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Teaching Tolerance
02/17/2017 at 22:49. Facebook
“Any color other than pink.” Read how a social justice educator came to terms with his not-so-hidden biases.

Pink

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Teaching Tolerance
02/17/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
Today in the Rochester City School District, students, educators, support staff, administrators and community partners are coming together to observe “Black Lives Matter at School: A Day of Understanding and Affirmation.”

“Black Lives Matter At School”

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Teaching Tolerance
02/17/2017 at 16:30. Facebook
How are you tackling fake news and teaching critical thinking skills?

5 Ways Teachers Are Fighting Fake News

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Teaching Tolerance
02/16/2017 at 23:53. Facebook
To create equitable classrooms, educators must acknowledge their own biases and take steps to confront them. Learn more in next week’s webinar.

Equity Matters: Confronting Implicit Bias

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Teaching Tolerance
02/16/2017 at 22:49. Facebook
When a bias incident occurred on her campus, this educator quickly adjusted the next day’s teaching plan to address it—because she had to.

Modify and Adjust: Teaching During Turbulent Times

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02/16/2017 at 16:30. Facebook
Do your students understand what sanctuary cities are? Keep talking and teaching about them.

What’s a Sanctuary City Anyway?

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02/16/2017 at 15:26. Facebook
We may already be halfway through Black History Month, but these books are worth reading and sharing all year.

21 More Books for Black History Month

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Teaching Tolerance
02/15/2017 at 23:53. Facebook
Finding quality bilingual books can be challenging. Here’s what to look for.

Early-Grades Bilingual Books: What Works and What Doesn’t

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