Black Lives Matter

February 7, 2018
Looking for engaging activities for Black History Month? Here's a selection of relevant Teachable Moment lessons. Most are appropriate for high school students, and in some cases middle school…
October 10, 2016
BLM Lesson Series 3: What Is Black Lives Matter Working Towards?   To the Teacher:  The lesson below is the third in a 3-lesson series in which we take a close look at the Black Lives Matter…
September 25, 2016
To the Teacher: On September 16, Terence Crutcher was shot and killed by police in Tulsa, OK.  A mere four days later police in Charlotte, NC, shot and killed Keith Lamont Scott.  Crutcher and…
September 11, 2016
BLM Lesson Series Part 2:   "All Lives Matter" versus "Black Lives Matter"   To the Teacher:  The lesson below is the second in a 3-lesson series in which we take a close look at the Black Lives…
September 9, 2016
BLM Lesson Series Part 1: An Introduction   It’s been almost two years since Black Lives Matter, the social protest movement against "the disproportionate impact of state violence on Black lives"…
March 20, 2016
To the Teacher: Over the past two years a national movement has developed in response to police violence in African-American communities. Especially prominent protests have flared up following the…