Events this week have – once again – highlighted why we (and I mean us white educators) need to emphasize anti-racist education.

I’m adding these new resources to various “Best” lists. You can find links to all of those many lists that relate to race and racism at “Best” Lists Of The Week: Resources For Teaching & Learning About Race & Racism:

There has been increasing demands to “Defund the Police.” What does that actually mean? What Would Efforts to Defund or Disband Police Departments Really Mean? from The NY Times provides a good answer. This video also helps:

Say Their Names are lesson ideas from the Chicago Public Schools for teaching about racism and the murder of George Floyd. I’m adding it to HELPFUL RESOURCES FOR TEACHING ABOUT GEORGE FLOYD’S DEATH.

Black Wall Street and the Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921, Explained is from Teen Vogue. I’m adding it to MAY 31ST & JUNE 1ST WERE THE DATES OF THE TULSA RACE MASSACRE – HERE ARE TEACHING & LEARNING RESOURCES.

I’m adding this next video to The Best Explanations For Why You Shouldn’t Say “All Lives Matter”:

‘Police Do Not Belong in Our Schools.’ Students Are Demanding an End to Campus Cops After the Death of George Floyd is from TIME.