Teaching Resources

Teaching Tolerance hosts webinars and regularly updates its classroom resources page. It’s hosted by Southern Poverty Law Center, which “is dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry and to seeking justice for the most vulnerable members of our society [through] litigation, education, and other forms of advocacy.”


Fact sheet on U.S. Department of Education policy letter on transgender students.

Recommended books for educators about transgender students

Making your LGBTQ & Ally Group more welcoming

Top 10 ways to make schools safer for all students” by PFLAG

Transgender and gender non-conforming youth in school” by Sylvia Rivera Law Project



Southern Poverty Law Center (see above description)

Race, Racism, Slavery, Reconstruction, and Jim Crow

Fiction: Beloved, Kindred

Nonfiction: Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, The New Jim Crow, Between the World and Me 

Play/film: Fences

Videos: Chimamanda Ngozi Adicie, “The Danger of a Single Story