Social justice learning resources
Work toward creating a fair and equal society where each individual matters, their rights are recognized and protected, and decisions are made that are fair and honest.
SPLC on Campus: A guide to bystander intervention
We can all find a way to safely take action that makes a difference. This guide provides those steps. It also examines how to prepare before you encounter such situations. As this guide makes clear, a little preparation can help you find a way to let someone know they are not alone and public harassment will not be tolerated.
The Racial Healing Handbook: Practical Activities to Help You Challenge Privilege, Confront Systemic Racism, and Engage in Collective Healing
A powerful and practical guide to help you navigate racism, challenge privilege, manage stress and trauma, and begin to heal.
We Do This ‘Til We Free Us: Abolitionist Organizing and Transforming Justice
A must read from organizer, educator and curator Mariame Kaba about the abolition of the prison industrial complex and organizing in general.
Dismantling Racism Workbook
This workbook designed to support individuals and groups working to achieve racial equity.
White Supremacy Culture
This incredible website contain artwork, poetry, quotes, and videos from racial justice activists, ancestors, warriors, and healers.
Building Black Power: Dismantling Anti-Blackness in Our Institutions and Movements
This is a webinar for organizational leaders seeking to disrupt the ways anti-Blackness shows up within teams, organizations, and communities with Merle McGee and Fiona Kanagasingam.
Race Equity Cycle Pulse Check
This is a free, online tool. Every team who completes it automatically receives a Score Report that highlights their strongest and weakest levers and resources for moving to the next stage of the cycle.
Building Movement Project
BMP develops research, tools, training materials & opportunities for partnership that bolster nonprofits’ ability to support the power of the people they serve.
Organizing Upgrade Youtube Channel
An online journal and discussion space designed to engage left leaders and innovators in the field of community organizing in strategic dialogue.
A leadership pedagogy for women of color organizers by Trish Adobea Tchume & Aida Cuadrado Bozzo with Viveka Chen, Zuri Tau, Holiday Simmons, & Susan Wilcox.
The 1619 Project
The 1619 Project is an ongoing initiative from The New York Times Magazine that began in August 2019, the 400th anniversary of the beginning of American slavery. It aims to reframe the country’s history by placing the consequences of slavery and the contributions of black Americans at the very center of our national narrative.
Teaching For Diversity & Social Justice
For nearly a decade, Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice has been the definitive sourcebook of theoretical foundations and curricular frameworks for social justice teaching practice.
Readings for Diversity & Social Justice
For over ten years, Readings for Diversity and Social Justice has been the go-to anthology for the broadest possible coverage of issues related to identity and oppression from a social justice perspective.
Racial Equity Toolkit
Receive guidance in the development, implementation, and evaluation of policies, initiatives, and programs to address racial inequity.
Strategies and Activities for Reducing Racial Prejudice and Racism
Be more productive in working together to build healthy communities and reduce racial prejudice and racism.
Privilege Walk Lesson Plan
Conduct the Privilege Walk activity to highlight the complicated intersections of privileges and marginalization within a group.
Resources for Discussing & Disrupting Racism
Discover resources on dealing with racism for various audiences.
National Equity Project
Connect to various resources that explore the National Equity Project’s approach to achieving educational equity.
Connect to additional resources and tools, including articles and toolkits.
Racial Equity Tools
Offering tools, research, tips, curricula, and ideas for people who want to increase their own understanding and to help those working for racial justice at every level.
Explore the definition, roles, and responsibilities of being an ally.
The Center for Racial Justice in Education
Explore a robust resource library of reading lists, reports, guides, and much more in various areas of work related to race and racial justice.
26 Mini-Films for Exploring Race, Bias and Identity With Students
Consider perspectives different from your own and challenge your biases and prejudices by viewing these mini-films.
White Supremacy Culture
Better understand how white supremacy culture manifests in organization and how to repair it.
White Dominant Culture & Something Different
In the U.S., white, middle-class culture shapes the way organizations function. This worksheet examines why and the limitations and dangers of this norm, while also offering different viewpoints and perspectives.
The Black suffragists you should know on the 19th Amendment’s 100th anniversary
Look back at some of the women who fought for the right to vote, though it took another half-century for their vision to be fully realized.
Preventing Racial Inequity in Schools and Beyond
This assessment starts the journey for scholastic organizations toward effective action around racial equity.
Being 12: “People Think I’m Supposed to Talk Ghetto, Whatever That Is.”
Watch some straight talk from New York City middle-schoolers about race and what it’s like to grow up today.
Community Builders Toolkit
This toolkit can help create healthy and productive interracial and multicultural communities.
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