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u.s. capitol leading conversations after crisis
This Teaching Tolerance article was written by its Advisory Board following the attacks on the U.S. Capitol Leading Discussions After the 2021 attack...
A scene from the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, VA in 2017.
This Teaching Tolerance article, "For White Allies in Search of a Solution to American Racism" was written by Dr. Neal A. Lester and was originally...
pro-Trump domestic terrorists scale the walls of the capitol building
By Dr. Lisa Thomas The world is watching and has been watching for the last four years. The insurrection that unfolded on Jan. 6 before our eyes,...
u.s. capitol under clouds
Discussing the Events of Jan 6 with Students Yesterday was a sad day for our country and for our democracy. Shortly out of college, I worked on...
supporting social emotional learning during covid-19 photo of child's hands with painted happy faces
Supporting Social Emotional Learning During COVID-19 Nearly a year into the pandemic, students nationwide are navigating unprecedented challenges...
when bad things happen - a woman is sad and a stranger is offering a helping hand
By The Teaching Tolerance Staff When news breaks of disaster or violence, your students may want to discuss a crisis as it unfolds. Here’s how. We...
children and grief in school: an upset child is pictured in the classroom
By Julie Taylor I’ve always dealt with children and grief; after 20 years as a school counselor, I can’t count how many family deaths and personal...
Save the Dates, Win a Prize Just announced! Save the dates for March 23-25, 2021, for our annual AFT Share My Lesson Virtual Conference . We’ve been...
Share My Lesson team
The Year in Review with Share My Lesson Staff This has been a year that has challenged us all professionally and personally, so we wanted to take a...
providence teachers union sweater weather drive
By Annette Licitra Providence Teachers Union Helping Students Stay Warm This fall has been unnerving for students, their families and school staff in...