Education Week: What is Critical Race Theory and Why is it Under Attack?

This article (and embedded video) offers a clear and concise summary around Critical Race Theory and its role in the national conversation around teaching history and racism in our schools.

Read more here.

Journal Prompts

Does your school district promote culturally relevant teaching? Do your students have the opportunity to identify and critique the causes of social inequality in their own lives? Have you faced any pushback from the community believing that culturally relevant teaching is the same as Critical Race Theory?

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