Learning for Justice is a project of the Southern Poverty Law Center, which is dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry and to seeking justice for the most vulnerable members of our society.

Learning for Justice partners with a number of outstanding organizations to offer diverse content through the Perspectives texts library and professional development resources.

Perspectives Partners

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StoryCorps preserves and shares humanity’s stories with a mission to build connections between people and to create a more just and compassionate world. Story Corps has contributed content to our student texts library.

Teaching Tolerance Partners Upfront magazine


Upfront is a news magazine published by The New York Times for use in high school classrooms. Its articles examine important contemporary and historical events. Upfront has contributed content to our student texts library.

Teaching Tolerance Partners Welcoming Schools

Welcoming Schools

A professional development project of the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, Welcoming Schools provides training, resources and lessons to support respectful and inclusive elementary schools. Welcoming Schools has contributed content to our student texts library.

Teaching Tolerance Partners NBC Learn

NBC Learn

NBC Learn, the education arm of NBC News, is dedicated to making historic resources and documents available to schools and families. NBC Learn has contributed content to our student texts library.

Abolitionists William Still, Sojourner Truth, William Loyd Garrison, unidentified male and female slaves, and Black Union soldiers in front of American flag

Applications Are Now Live for LFJ Teaching Hard History Fall 2022 Cohorts

Teaching Hard History Professional Learning Cohorts provide educators the chance to deeply engage with Learning for Justice Teaching Hard History: American Slavery framework, collaborate with LFJ staff and 25 other cohort members across the country, and gain insights and feedback on implementation—all at no cost. Submit your application today!

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