General Resources

The Museum of Tolerance: Comprehensive middle and high school level lesson plans.

Smithsonian Magazine: The History of Racism in America

Smithsonian Magazine: How to Have That Tough Conversation About Race, Racism and Racial Identity

Teaching Tolerance: A Guide for Administrators, Counselors and Teacher: Responding to Hate and Bias at School

Speak Up: Opening A Dialogue with Youth About Racism

Teaching Tolerance: Let’s Talk! Discussing Race, Racism, and Other Difficult Topics with Students (PDF Guide)

New York Times: First Encounters with Race and Racism: Teaching Ideas for Classroom Conversations

Facing History and Ourselves:

ADL: 10 Ideas for Teaching Black History Month (ES, MS, HS)

Lesson Plans from the ADL: High School (HS), Middle School (MS), Elementary School (ES)