Coshandra
Dillard


Coshandra Dillard is a senior writer for Learning for Justice. Before joining LFJ, she was a freelance writer and magazine editor. She also worked as a health journalist for more than eight years. Additionally, Coshandra has experience in the classroom, having served as a substitute teacher for grades K-12. You can follow her on Twitter @CoshandraD_LFJ.

Articles by Coshandra

The End-of-Year Mental Health Check

As the academic year winds down, mental health professionals remind us to connect with young people and embrace community care.

A Supremely Historic Moment

As the first Black woman is appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court, there are lessons we can all learn about intersectionality, representation and our essential role in eliminating obstacles for young people.

Teaching the Past to Improve the Future

Despite a range of opposition, educators are committed to teaching honest history in their classrooms—and students are eager to learn.

Teaching Local History in Tulsa

The history of the Tulsa Race Massacre was buried for 100 years. Teachers are trying to change that.
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Welcome to Learning for Justice—Formerly Teaching Tolerance!

Our work has evolved in the last 30 years, from reducing prejudice to tackling systemic injustice. So we’ve chosen a new name that better reflects that evolution: Learning for Justice.

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