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Mondor-Eagen Library | Anna Maria College
50 Sunset Lane, Paxton, Massachusetts 01612
Resources for Educators
A project from the Southern Poverty Law Center. This guide features in-depth guidelines for creating an inclusive classroom and helping students discuss topics like race in a respectful way.
3 Ways to Speak English (video)
"Jamila Lyiscott is a “tri-tongued orator;” in her powerful spoken-word essay “Broken English,” she celebrates — and challenges — the three distinct flavors of English she speaks with her friends, in the classroom and with her parents. As she explores the complicated history and present-day identity that each language represents, she unpacks what it means to be “articulate.”"
20 Books For 2020: A Reading List On Race In America
A list of suggested readings on race from Forbes, including a summary for each book on the list. To see if the library has these books, or to request them from another library, please visit the library catalog
Check Your Assumptions
A collection of TED Talks on bias related to race, gender, class, and more.
How Students of Color Confront Imposter Syndrome (video)
"As a black woman from a tough part of the Bronx who grew up to attain all the markers of academic prestige, Dena Simmons knows that for students of color, success in school sometimes comes at the cost of living authentically. Now an educator herself, Simmons discusses how we might create a classroom that makes all students feel proud of who they are. "Every child deserves an education that guarantees the safety to learn in the comfort of one's own skin," she says."
A list of suggested reading from The Center for Racial Justice in Education with a focusing on how race affects education. To see if the library has these books, or to request them from another library, please visit the library catalog
Talks to Help You Understand Racism in America
A collection of TED Talks focusing on race that gives an introduction to topics such as intersectionality, policing, and injustice in America.
Full Racial Justice Resources
Teaching Tolerance resources