What’s New Wednesday 7-5-17: News & Resources for Educators & Solutionaries
Each week find a round-up of selected resources, news stories, and commentary related to humane living, global ethical issues, and…
Evolving Toward Conscientious Language With Ethical Language Style Guides
by Marsha Rakestraw As we strive to become a more just and inclusive world, there is backlash against what has…
What’s New Wednesday 6-14-17: News & Resources for Educators & Changemakers
Each week find a round-up of selected resources, news stories, and commentary related to humane living, global ethical issues, and…
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
Books
by Sherman Alexie Little, Brown & Co, 2007. 230 pgs Grades 8 and up Arnold Spirit, Jr., is a 14-year-old…
Get Inspired By These Quotes From Civil Rights Activists
Today is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. While this day celebrates the life and achievements of an important American civil…
Forked: A New Standard for American Dining
Books
by Saru Jayaraman Oxford University Press, 2016. 248 pgs At some point, many of us may have dined at a…
Selma
Videos/Movies
by Ava DuVernay 2014 128 min PG-13 Centered around the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting rights marches, Selma chronicles the…
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…
POC Online Classroom
Websites
POC Online Classroom celebrates marginalized people and offers resources and insights focused on “social justice, personal empowerment, self love, marginalization,…
Teaching “History”: Emmett Till and Tyre King
by Gwen Frisbie-Fulton It is spring. The classroom doors are flung open, and I am sitting in the second-to-back…
A Vision for Black Lives: Policy Demands for Black Power, Freedom, and Justice
Websites
The Movement for Black Lives, a collective of dozens of organizations, has created a platform of policy demands. The website…
Resources for Teaching About the Dakota Access Pipeline Protest
by Marsha Rakestraw Update 10/31/16: The #StandingRockSyllabus was added to the list. For weeks now, thousands of members of more…