Articles

Mixed : Portraits of Multiracial Kids

Say It Loud: I’m Mixed and I’m Proud

Reviewed By Melissa Bollow Tempel

Mixed : Portraits of Multiracial Kids

Saurcana, Terror from the Sea

Fiction That Tells the Truth

Reviewed By Susan Van Haitsma

Saurcana, Terror from the Sea

CURRICULAR RESOURCES

Our picks for books, websites, and other resources for social justice teaching

CURRICULAR RESOURCES

SHORTS

Chicago Parents Demand a School Library--and Win

Chicago Parents Demand a School Library and Win

SHORTS

IN MEMORIAM

A Tribute to Frank Emi

A Tribute to Frank Emi

IN MEMORIAM

Every School a Sanctuary

In the 1980s, as refugees from U.S.-sponsored wars in Central America sought safety in the United States—only to be declared “illegal aliens” by the government—progressive churches and communities throughout the country decided to become sanctuaries and offered protection. They were continuing the proud tradition of the Underground Railroad. When there is a gross violation of human rights, it is everyone’s obligation to provide protection and defense. Today, many of the students...

Every School a Sanctuary

Whitening Arizona

Teacher education in a time of war against our students

When children are under attack, teacher educators need to instill activism as well as pedagogy in preservice teachers.

Whitening Arizona

The History All Around Us

The school building becomes text when a teacher uses place as a way to make history come alive.

The History All Around Us

Neither Fair Nor Accurate

Research-based reasons why high-stakes tests should not be used to evaluate teachers

Six clear explanations why value-added measurements don't make sense for teacher assessment.

Neither Fair Nor Accurate

‘My Teacher Is a Lesbian’

Coming out at school

Adventures of an out teacher and some suggestions for deciding if and how to come out to your students.

‘My Teacher Is a Lesbian’

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