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Teaching Tolerance
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Fostering diversity, equal opportunity and respect for differences in schools
Fostering diversity, equal opportunity and respect for differences in schools

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Meet Karen Schreiner, a second-grade teacher in Oakland, CA, and a winner of the 2016 Teaching Tolerance Award for Excellence in Teaching. Karen uses her teaching to strengthen students' social emotional skills and to inspire their love of justice.

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No one has all the answers, but together we can come up with a solution.

More loss of life in #BatonRouge, a city just a few hours from our offices and a community already reeling from the death of #AltonSterling. We’re disheartened, but more determined than ever to help our country heal. Baton Rouge, we hold you in our thoughts. RIP Montrell L. Jackson, Brad Garafola and Matthew Gerald.

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We’ve been waiting to make this announcement for months! Meet the winners of the 2016 Teaching Tolerance Award for Excellence in Teaching, five educators who use their talents to reduce prejudice, improve intergroup relationships and promote equity in schools.

Read more: http://www.tolerance.org/blog/meet-2016-winners
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It's Friday! Time to catch up on this week's social justice news.

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Kudos to the California State Board of Education!

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We're completely in love with this social justice lesson that combined examining diversity in picture books, math and student activism.

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Congratulations to Carla Hayden on becoming our new Librarian of Congress! She is the first woman and the first African-American to hold the position.

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If you teach in Texas, you need to read this.
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