Bias

November 27, 2016
Quiz 1. Which of the following religious groups faced efforts to restrict their passage to the United States? a) Jews b) Catholics c) Muslims d) Hindus Answer: All 2. Immigrants from which of the…
October 30, 2015
TOPIC SUMMARY The decades-old controversy over the Washington D.C’s football team’s name has come back into the news lately. The Washington Redskins, a National Football League (N.F.L) team, has…
September 19, 2015
Gathering Ask students to turn to a partner and talk about something they're good at.   How does it make them feel to do this thing well? Ask students to share their feelings about the things they…
September 13, 2015
  Gathering Standing on Liberty Island in New York Harbor, the Statue of Liberty welcomes visitors, immigrants, and returning Americans.  Ask students to read and then respond to the last few lines…
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…