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:
Talking About the Murder of George Floyd & the Black Lives Matter Demonstrations is a new project of StoryCorps. I’m adding it to HELPFUL RESOURCES FOR TEACHING ABOUT GEORGE FLOYD’S DEATH.
Protesters tear down statue of Spanish missionary and saint Junipero Serra in Capitol Park is from The Sacramento Bee. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Teaching About Confederate Monuments.
The Statues Brought Down Since the George Floyd Protests Began is a photo gallery from The Atlantic. I’m adding it to the same list.
Teaching Math Isn’t Just About Numbers. It’s About Us. is from Better Lesson. I’m adding it to The Best Resources About “Culturally Responsive Teaching” & “Culturally Sustaining Pedagogy” – Please Share More!
Sacramento City Unified votes to sever contract with city police is from The Sacramento Bee. I’m adding it to TEACHING RESOURCES ABOUT IF POLICE SHOULD BE IN SCHOOLS.
Americanizing Asians: The mental toll of being asked to change your name is from NBC News. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On The Importance Of Correctly Pronouncing Student Names.
These charts show how economic progress has stalled for Black Americans since the Civil Rights era is from CNN. I’m adding it to THE BEST RESOURCES DEMONSTRATING THE WEALTH GAP BETWEEN AFRICAN-AMERICANS & WHITES.
How Indigenous, Black and POC Educators Envision a Better School Experience is form MindShift.
Watch Eyes On The Prize AND get a study guide from Facing History. I’m adding it to The Best Sites To Teach About African-American History and The Best Sites For Learning About Protests In History.
I’m adding this tweet to the Protests “Best” list:
Black Lives Matter May Be the Largest Movement in U.S. History https://t.co/s2EYPY7OnX
— Mara Gay (@MaraGay) July 4, 2020
I’m adding this video to The Best Teaching & Learning Resources About Harriet Tubman:
I’m adding this video to THE BEST RESOURCES FOR LEARNING ABOUT RUBY BRIDGES: