Anti-Muslim Bias

January 2, 2017
  To the Teacher: In schools across the United States, Muslim students and immigrant students, among others, have been forced to deal with the effects of the hateful rhetoric and fear- mongering…
June 20, 2016
To the teacher: Ask students to read the material below, or share it with them verbally.      Everyday people vs. Islamophobia The massacre in Orlando on June 12, 2016 by an American-born man…
December 13, 2015
To The Teacher In recent weeks, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s anti-Muslim rhetoric has become increasingly hostile and hateful.  Muslims are only one group Trump has singled out…
December 17, 2014
Gathering Ask students: What do you know about what happened recently in a café in Sydney, Australia? Elicit and explain that on December 14,  2014, an armed man took 17 customers and staff hostage…
April 24, 2013
As educators, it's our responsibility to act boldly and courageously to ensure that our schools are safe places, physically and psychologically, for all of our children.  Below are guidelines first…
April 16, 2013
  If you're planning to discuss issues related to the Boston Marathon attack n April 15 in your classroom, consider our guidelines for talking with children about sensitive issues. Five Tips for…