Zinn Education Project

Teaching for Change and Rethinking Schools collaborate to bring a people’s history to the classroom.

Central America

More than four million Central Americans reside in the United States today, yet the lack of resources in most schools on Central American heritage make the rich history and literature of the region invisible. Also missing from the curriculum is the direct connection between U.S. foreign policy and Central American immigration to the United States. […]

Social Justice Books

The best selection of multicultural and social justice books for children, YA, and educators.

Parent Engagement

Tellin’ Stories Approach Tellin’ Stories Signature Activities How Tellin’ Stories Works in Schools Tellin’ Stories Assumptions Tellin’ Stories Approach Our work is based on the concepts of racial equity, popular education, community organizing, and research on family engagement. Rather than entering schools with a fixed agenda, Tellin’ Stories starts by making connections through sharing stories, […]

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Teaching for Change Launches “Freedom Reads” Video Series for Parents and Educators

Teaching for Change, which launched SocialJusticeBooks.org in 2017 to identify and promote the best multicultural and social justice children’s books, launched a new video series, Freedom Reads: Anti-Bias Book Talk. Freedom Reads, a collection of short videos that give caregivers, parents, and educators the tools to evaluate children’s books using an anti-racist and anti-bias lens. Read more.

Support Social Justice, Anti-Racist Teaching

For thirty years, educators have turned to Teaching for Change to help students learn about history beyond the textbook heroes and holidays, rethink the world around them, and see themselves as agents of change. Educators continue to look to Teaching for Change in this unprecedented moment. They are adapting, and we are too — but we need your support. Learn more.

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    Timothy Jenkins, a Teaching for Change Board member and SNCC veteran, has offered to match any donations up to $10,000 towards producing a new print edition of “Putting the Movement Back into Civil Rights Teaching” this year in honor of fellow SNCC veteran Chuck McDew (1938-2018).

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