A disturbing new piece at Vox today prompted me to begin this new “Best” list.
Here’s an excerpt from the article, Survey: Muslim kids are more frequently bullied, often by teachers and school officials:
I’ve obviously posted about the topic before, but have been adding them to A Collection Of Useful Posts, Articles & Videos On Race & Racism – Help Me Find More.
I thought I’d bring links to those previous posts, along with a few others, into this “Best” list and invite readers to contribute more suggestions:
Dismantling Islamophobia: ANTI-MUSLIM BULLYING IS DIFFERENT FROM OTHER TYPES OF HARASSMENT. HERE’S HOW SCHOOLS CAN WORK AGAINST IT. is from Harvard.
Expelling Islamophobia is from Teaching Tolerance and so is Toolkit for “Expelling Islamophobia.”
Here are links to my previous related posts:
Funny, & I Think Effective, Video On Islamophobia: Cure It With Chewing Gum!
New PBS News Hour Report: “Teaching ‘different is okay’ to combat Islamophobia in U.S. schools”
Great Letter From Feds On Importance Of Welcoming Muslim Students – Ironic That It Comes Same Day As ICE Raids Begin
Quote Of The Day: How Anti-Muslim Sentiment Is Affecting Kids
Quote Of The Day: Attorney Journal Loretta Lynch On Anti-Muslim Bullying In Schools
What Would Anne Frank Say About Anti-Muslim Sentiments?
Video & Transcript Of President Obama’s Speech At Mosque
Everything Is Crazy, So What Do We Teachers Do In Class This Week?
Why Did My History Lesson Go So Well Yesterday?
Muslim Schoolchildren Bullied By Fellow Students And Teachers is from NPR.
I’m adding this list to All My “Best” Lists On Race, Racism & The Civil Rights Movement – In One Place.
Depressing Statistic Of The Day: Hate Crimes On The Rise
4 Ways to Make Schools Safer for Muslim Students is from The Huffington Post.
NCCM’s Educators Guide to Islamic Religious Practices is a useful resource for teachers.