Anthony Conwright (he/him) is a journalist and educator based in New York City.

Articles by Anthony

Advocating for Honest History Education: A Resource for Parents and Caregivers

What is honest history, why is it essential for our democracy, and how can parents, caregivers and community members advocate for honest history education?

Educating for Democracy

Effective civics literacy develops critical thinkers who can connect history and current events to engage in democratic action in building an equitable and just society.

A Letter to Young People on Your Power to Effect Change

Recognize the possibilities of the power of the vote, encourage your friends and family to engage in civic action, and become a change agent in your community.

Freedom Schools for Today’s Justice Movement

To confront current education censorship and voter suppression, modern social justice projects build on the foundations of the historic 1964 Freedom Schools.

Decarceration Begins With School Discipline Reform

Educators have a role in ending discipline that criminalizes youth. Reforms, including trauma-informed and restorative practices, can disrupt the school-to-prison pipeline.
A map of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana and Mississippi with overlaid images of key state symbols and of people in community

Learning for Justice in the South

When it comes to investing in racial justice in education, we believe that the South is the best place to start. If you’re an educator, parent or caregiver, or community member living and working in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana or Mississippi, we’ll mail you a free introductory package of our resources when you join our community and subscribe to our magazine.

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