Welcome to our resources page. We strive to keep this page updated with current, relevant and useful information. See something outdated? Know of something to add? Have a specific request for help? Please let us know.
Please note, if you’re looking help addressing inequities in the system, please complete an Equity Request Ticket.
The VTNEA video “I’m From Here” serves as one component of Vermont-NEA’s virtual toolkit, Advancing Racial Equity in Vermont’s Public Schools.
Advancing Racial Equity – Vermont NEA
Read TNTP’s blog post titled, Why Social Justice Should’ve Been at the Heart of My Teaching, But Wasn’t| by Steven LaFemina, December 06, 2016
Here’s Teaching Tolerance’s Critical Practices for Anti-Bias Education. Organized into four sections: Instruction, Classroom Culture, Family and Community Engagement, and Teacher Leadership, this framework provides practical strategies and insight for implementing culturally responsive pedagogy and describes how teachers can bring anti-bias values to life.
Please visit tolerance.org for a variety of classroom resources and webinars.
Brown University: The Education Alliance Knowledge Loom: Culturally Responsive Teaching
Anti-defamation League: Anti-Bias Resources
ASCD Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development: The Framework for Culturally Responsive Teaching
University of Delaware Center for Teaching and Learning: Teaching for Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity
Region X Equity Assistance Center: Culturally Responsive Teaching 2016 Guide to Evidence-Based Practices for Teaching all Students Equitably
Email to Staff: May 1, 2019
Hello BSD community,
Black Lives Matter Week of Action resources from Teaching Tolerance at the Southern Poverty Law Center: https://www.tolerance.org/magazine/black-lives-matter-week-of-action
- Champlain Elementary: Love Your Neighbor Sample Lesson Plan
- Countering Islamophobia in High School: https://www.tolerance.org/classroom-resources/tolerance-lessons/countering-islamophobia
- 8 Ways to Support Muslim Students and Push Back Against Islamophobia: https://www.teachforamerica.org/teacherpop/8-ways-support-muslim-students-and-push-back-against-islamophobia
- Islamophobia Through the Eyes of a Middle School Student: http://blog.ed.ted.com/2015/08/06/islamophobia-through-the-eyes-of-a-middle-school-student/
- Teacher Resources for Talking to Students About Islamophobia: http://interfaithcenter.org/teacher-resources-for-talking-with-students-about-islamophobia/
- 7-minute Video: “Teaching ‘Different is okay’ to combat Islamophobia in U.S. Schools” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PWM9I6_E8GE