Tag Archives: racism

June 26, Discussion, “Debating Antisemitism: Why do Jews Disagree so Much? ” UK

[ June 26, 2014; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. ] A June 26 round table discussion on “Debating Antisemitism: Why do Jews Disagree so Much?”will feature Diana Pinto, intellectual historian and author; Keith Kahn-Harris, writer and sociologist; and David Feldman, Director, Pears Institute for the study of Antisemitism, Birkbeck, University of London. The discussion will take place  6.30pm-8.00pm at Birkbeck University of London, Bloomsbury, WC1E [...]

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Students talk race and ethics over pizza

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Teaching for Tolerance

The Oslo Coalition on Freedom of Religion or Belief has developed these tools that promote reflection around attitudes and tolerance. The tools are created with the purpose to prepare students to have an open mind in the dialogs that they will have with the people around them.

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Race Equality and Racist Bullying

The papers in this collection are to do with countering racist bullying in schools, within the wider contexts of promoting race equality and countering bullying more generally. They can be used as handouts in staff training sessions and discussions, and some can be incorporated into staff handbooks and local authority [...]

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13 Recommendations regarding the overcoming of racism,

Within the framework of Durban Review Conference, the Latin American Campaign for the Right to Education (CLADE) presented the guideline Education and Equality in Latin America: Reflections on race, ethnicity, gender and migration”. The document poses 13 recommendations to overcome racism and all forms of discrimination in education.

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Strangers — Short Film

This is a short movie depicting the challenges of prejudice, racism, and commonalities. Set in a train, an Arab and Jew are wary of each other initially.  When skinheads come on to the train, they initially target the Muslim who is reading a newspaper in Arabic. When the Jewish person's cell phone goes off, with the "Hava [...]

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Teaching @ Tolerance – Bursting Stereotypes

  This website provides a lesson plan about tolerance modeled around the work and lessons of Martin Luther King, Jr. Five lesson plans are provided which each focus on a different message of tolerance. Each lesson plan covers a specific age group, ranging from grades Kindergarten through high school.
“Bursting Stereotypes” activity involves students bursting balloons [...]

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Understanding Prejudice: Teachers Corner

This page contains links to teaching ideas, materials, and resources, including more than 35 college-level as well as Elementary and Secondary School activities and student assignments.

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