Teaching Tolerance Magazine

Issue 10, Fall 1996


From the Archive

Teaching Tolerance—an award-winning magazine dating back to 1991—has reached millions of educators and countless classrooms over the years.

These stories reflect nearly three decades of educating for a diverse democracy and an ever-evolving quest to ensure every child has an equitable school experience.

Issues have come and gone, but one thing remains the same: Educators, students and school leaders continue to inspire us and each other with their innovation, resourcefulness and passion.

Enjoy this glimpse into our past, which informs our present. And be sure to spend some time with our more current issues.

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True Pictures

The Pinkney's offer children new ways to see -- and read about -- themselves.

The Bully Trap

Young tormentors and their victims find ways out of anger and isolation.

History Close to Home

Teaching students about the history of their community gives them a stake in its future.

Inquire Within

Workshops help teachers talk about prejudice and discrimination.

In Our Own Words

Asian-American students give voice to the challenges of living in two cultures.



Heat and Light

The editor of Teaching Tolerance reflects on recent church burnings.
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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