Foster Youth Education Toolkit V3

Tool kit for working with youth in foster care.

Project READY: Reimagining Equity & Access for Diverse Youth

This site hosts a series of free, online professional development modules for school and public youth services librarians, library administrators, and others interested...

Critical Practices for Anti -Bias Education

This critical practices guide offers practical strategies for creating a space where academic and social-emotional goals are accomplished side by side. It also...

Social Justice Standards Teaching Tolerance Anti- Bias Framework

The Social Justice Standards are a set of anchor standards and age-appropriate learning outcomes divided into four domains—identity, diversity, justice and action (IDJA)....

Talking About Race and Privilege Lesson Plan for Middle and High School Students

To accommodate the diversity of school and teacher schedules, this lesson can be presented over multiple class periods or sessions. Teachers and others...

Lesson plan : Exploring Gender Stereotypes in Stories

This lesson allows children to look at one or more picture books that counter gender stereotypes. After discussion of the book, children will...

Lesson Plan – The Cycle of Poverty

This lesson is the third in a series called “Issues of Poverty.” Students explore the causes of poverty in the United States and...

Lesson plan – Poverty and Natural Disasters- Exploring the Connections

In this lesson students will identify and explore connections between poverty and natural disasters. Grade Level 6-8, 9-12

Lesson plan – Calculating the Poverty Line

Classroom experiences that critically investigate the causes and meaning of poverty in our own nation offer students tools for change, and new ways...

Lesson plan – Editorial Cartoons- Poverty, Environmental Justice

This is the fourth lesson in the series “Using Editorial Cartoons to Teach Social Justice.”People who are poor don’t have access to the...

Lesson plan – How Natural Disasters Affect People Experiencing Poverty

In this lesson students will identify and explore connections between poverty and natural disasters. Grade Level 3-5

Lesson plan – Race and Poverty

In this lesson, students will learn that race is a factor often connected to poverty and that institutions can create obstacles for the...