American Denial
Videos/Movies
by Llewellyn Smith ITVS/PBS, 2016 60 min “I was shocked and scared to the bones by all the evils I…
Refuse to Stay Silent: Resources for Teaching About LGBTQ and Gender Identity Issues
by Marsha Rakestraw The news is full of the aftermath of Orlando. People are holding memorials around the world. We’re…
Black Lives Matter Global Issues Guide
Global Issues Guides
Find suggested resources for issues surrounding the repeated violence against people of color (esp. black men and boys) in the…
How Online “Filter Bubbles” Are Influencing Your Reality (video)
by Marsha Rakestraw “There is no standard Google anymore.” In his TED talk, Eli Pariser talks about an invisible shift…
Beware Online “Filter Bubbles”
Videos/Movies
In his TED talk (9:04 min), Eli Pariser talks about an invisible shift that’s happening online that can hinder our…
El Poder De La Palabra
Spanish Activities/Lesson Plans
Las palabras tienen un enorme poder y con frecuencia asignan un valor. Esta actividad explora ejemplos de palabras según el…
11 Children’s Picture Books That Shatter Gender Stereotypes
by Marsha Rakestraw Just as we like to pretend that we live in a post-racial society, many of us want…
Resources for Teaching and Learning About Islamophobia
by Marsha Rakestraw The latest statistics from the FBI note that reported hate crimes have decreased from the previous year.…
Explore Lack of Media Diversity With the Activity “Where Are the People Like Me?”
Mattel’s Moschino Barbie  is getting all sorts of attention — and not just because of the $150 price or the…
Teach Tolerance with the Activity “Judge Not”
In the wake of more mass murders in Paris, Beirut, and beyond, there are calls for retaliation, for closing borders,…
Unlearning “Indian” Stereotypes
Videos/Movies
“…books and movies tell lies about Native people.” A group of children from several different Indian nations talks about their…
Resources for Learning and Teaching About Privilege
by Marsha Rakestraw “Privilege is not in and of itself bad; what matters is what we do with privilege.” ~…