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Teacher Bias

Black Children Kicked Out Of Preschool And Into Prison Pipeline

Janice Celeste | Posted 06.16.2016 | Black Voices
Janice Celeste

There is a big problem in our educational system, and it is persistent. Black children are being kicked out of school more than White children on a re...

Rebecca Klein

Why Teachers Need To Talk About Their Own Racial Bias | Rebecca Klein | Posted 01.06.2015 | Black Voices

As recent protests spur tough conversations about the racial bias of police officers, a national group of educators and policy analysts is urging teac...

Kindergarten Bias Sets Boys Up For Failure

Posted 01.03.2013 | Education

Academics from the University of Georgia and Columbia University think they have more insight into why girls earn higher grades on report cards than b...

Teachers Do Not Have to Be Political Eunuchs

Randy Turner | Posted 11.17.2012 | Education
Randy Turner

My political viewpoints are never front and center in my classroom. I am more interested in hearing what the students think and especially, in how well they express those opinions, both verbally and in writing.

The Teacher's Great Challenge: Staying Neutral with Students during a Contentious Election

Larry Strauss | Posted 11.12.2012 | Education
Larry Strauss

It is election time again and as many of us use the moment in the teaching of government, political science, rhetoric, and history I hope we all remember what it means to be a teacher.

Are Teachers Too Hard On Minority Students--Or Too Easy?

Posted 05.07.2012 | Science

By: Wynne Parry, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 05/05/2012 06:28 PM EDT on LiveScience Black and Latino students may be getting less critica...