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:
Six questions about slavery reparations, answered is from CNN. I’m adding it to A Beginning List Of The Best Resources For Teaching About Reparations.
Fannie Lou Hamer’s Dauntless Fight for Black Americans’ Right to Vote is from Smithsonian Magazine. I’m adding it to FANNIE LOU HAMER WAS BORN ON THIS DAY IN 1917 – HERE ARE RELATED TEACHING & LEARNING RESOURCES.
Angry about protesters defacing statues? It’s actually a tradition going back thousands of years is from Fast Company. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Teaching About Confederate Monuments.
Why Black teachers matter to Black and White kids appeared in the Washington Post. I’m adding it to the same list.
The Achievement Gap Has Driven Education Reform for Decades. Now Some Are Calling It a Racist Idea is from The 74. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The “Opportunity Gap” (or “Achievement Gap”).
Educator bias is associated with racial disparities in student achievement and discipline is from Brookings. I’m adding it to the same list.
I’m adding this video to The Best Sites To Teach About African-American History: