Diversity

February 10, 2016
TOPIC SUMMARY Recently, there have been several news stories about consumers demanding, and toy companies creating, more diverse representations of dolls for children. This includes more dolls of…
October 12, 2015
Being teased is not something most kids want to talk about. But last spring, a girl from PS 24 in Brooklyn did a brave thing: As part of one of our "diversity panels" at the school, she traveled to…
October 29, 2014
Oppressive behavior can take many forms, ranging from hurtful remarks made in ignorance to insults, threats, and physical violence. The appropriate adult response depends on the behavior and its…
February 6, 2014
To the teacher: February is Black History Month, a time when teachers around the country seek out materials and initiate projects that acknowledge and celebrate African American contributions to our…
February 6, 2013
Classroom materials for NYC's Respect for All Week During Respect for All (RfA) week, students in schools across New York City will participate in programs and activities that teach them to value…
February 12, 2012
During Respect for All (RfA) week, students in schools across New York City will participate in programs and activities that teach them to value diversity and respect one another. They will also…