Tag: Racism


Racism is a subtle, silent enemy of STEM classrooms

January 19, 2023

Via: eSchool News

When you think of racism in our classrooms and schools, what immediately comes to your mind? Signs that say “Whites Only” or Confederate flags hoisted on flag poles? Although these are pieces of evidence that racism does exist, racism isn’t […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Higher ed groups oppose bills that limit teaching ‘divisive concepts’

June 18, 2021

Via: Education Dive

The move to block the teaching of racism and related subjects harkens back to an executive order former President Donald Trump issued last fall. It banned federal grant recipients from promoting such topics. Higher ed leaders roundly criticized the order, […]


Educators call for schools to be ‘safe havens’ against racism

June 1, 2020

Via: Education Dive

Education leaders and organizations joined others Monday in condemning a Minneapolis police officer’s killing of a black man last week while urging students and community members to refrain from contributing to the wave of violence that continued to spread over […]


Iowa State Students Protest Against Racism

November 1, 2019

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Students at Iowa State University stormed the president’s office Wednesday demanding a stronger response to a series of racist incidents on campus. After finding neo-Nazi and anti-Semitic slogans scribbled across campus in chalk, over 100 students swept into President Wendy […]