Web Resources

  • Moving the Race Conversation Forward, Jan. 2014 - A report by Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation that aims to reshape and reform the way we talk about race and racism in our country.  An accompanying 5-minute video breaks down the report in engaging, accessible ways.

    Racial Equity Tools: This site offers tools, research, tips, curricula and ideas for people who want to increase their own understanding and to help those working toward justice at every level – in systems, organizations, communities and the culture at large. 

    Race Forward: Race Forward brings systemic analysis and an innovative approach to complex race issues to help people take effective action toward racial equity. 

    Teaching Tolerance. AnnMarie Yacobucci says: "Teaching Tolerance is a great resource if you are looking for equity-based lesson ideas. Even though it has a K-12 focus, a lot of the lessons can be easily adapted to fit our learner needs." 

    Craig Boykin: "Craig Boykin is a renowmed keynote speaker, bestselling author, mentor and consultant. Crais is a decorated U.S. Army Veteran. He has devoted his life to creating lasting change for those who desire it; Craig has risen to the national stage by delivering his inspirational message which tells people how to shake off mediocrity and live up to their greatness. It is a message Craig has learned from his own life and one he is helping others apply to their lives." His webpage includes several videos.  

    Guidelines for Discussion of Racial Conflict and the Language of Hate, Bias, and Discrimination: The Center for Research on Learning and Teaching has developed guidelines to help instructors facilitate planned classroom discussions and unexpected questions related to race.

    Ten Tips for Facilitating Classroom Discussions on Sensitive Topics: To provide teachers with a framework for tackling sensitive topics, we have compiled a tip sheet to use when facilitating discussions or teaching about sensitive topics in the classroom.

    Unnatural Causes: A seven-part documentary series exploring racial and socioeconomic inequalities in health. 

    Immigrant Nation gives voice to the stories of past  and present immigrants through films, a website, and live events.