Helping End Racial Discrimination

Helping End Racial Discrimination

Helping End Racial Discrimination

Date posted: March 21, 2018

Today is the International Day to End Racial Discrimination! This year’s theme is Promoting tolerance, inclusion, unity and respect for diversity in the context of combating racial discrimination.

Below is one of the postcards from the UN More Than Meets The Eye: Let’s Fight Racism! Campaign.

The campaign also includes suggestions for making classrooms a place of acceptance and of multiracial celebration.

More comprehensive and detailed ideas are available from Teaching Tolerance, a website that offers free resources emphasizing social justice and anti-bias. While it’s designed for K-12 teachers, it offers lots of food for thought for adult educators. And, while the examples are American, the strategies and practices are transferable. Here’s a sample of what they offer:

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