Despite the corrosive rhetoric, we must use the lessons from this year’s presidential campaign to encourage students to be part of a positive change.
Issue Activist Profiles
Educators, parents believe religion, faith is a personal matter that should be taught at home
“Native people have played such an important role in the history of this nation. But decades of feeling marginalized and disrespected have left a real impact.”
Students are struggling to understand not only what it means to be gay, but “the intersection of being both Black and gay and Hispanic and gay.”
Talking with teacher Kimberly Colbert about getting arrested and being a social justice activist.
Educator, author, activist Jesse Hagopian gives powerful speech on education justice, institutional racism.
“Vision, dreams and passion can change policies in a positive way in our communities and our country.”
Don’t ever allow yourself to be silenced because when you allow that to happen, you’ll see it translated into the attitudes of your students.
Educators from across the country are engaging in political activism on behalf of students and public schools. Meet six shining examples.
Our Social Justice Activist Award nominees share their advice for getting involved in activism.