Teaching Tolerance

The following are sites and apps to use to teach understanding and tolerance of all people.

Site/App/Extension Description
The Shoah Foundation This site digs deeply into the Holocaust with videos and excellent first person accounts.  The site also discusses genocides throughout history, with maps, personal accounts, and primary sources.
CyberBullying Bullying continues to be a problem in many schools.  This site addresses the issues with videos the kids can believe.
The Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center This site discusses bullying and anti-biased skills with many links and resources.
GapMinder This site offers maps that visually depict diverse groups.  This offers a great way to SEE what the class is discussing.
Teaching Tolerance This site explores how segregation and racism destroy community.  There are excellent lessons to try on stereotyping, Civil Rights, and sexism.

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