Books and Curricula to Promote Justice

All starred resources [*] are available from the Teaching for Change catalog,; 800-763-9131. *Affirming Diversity: The Sociopolitical Context of Multicultural Education, Sonia Nieto. White Plains, NY: Longman, 1996, second edition. Of […]

Books and Curricula for Global Justice

Note: All books and curricula that are starred are available from the Teaching for Change catalog,, or 800-763-9131. THE GLOBAL ECONOMY: FRAMING THE ISSUES Against Empire Michael Parenti.San Francisco: City […]


Adbusters Media Foundation; 1243 West 7th Ave., Vancouver, BC, V6H 1B7, Canada; 604-736-9401;fax: 604-737-6021; e-mail: Adbusters describes itself as ‘a global network of artists, activists, writers, pranksters, students, educators and […]

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Teaching for Black Lives

Black students' minds and bodies are under attack. We're fighting back.

Edited by Dyan Watson, Jesse Hagopian, and Wayne Au

Teaching for Black Lives grows directly out of the movement for Black lives. We recognize that anti-Black racism constructs Black people, and Blackness generally, as not counting as human life. […]

Videos with a Global Conscience

By Bill Bigelow Videos can help “story” the world visually for students. They can bring global realities into a classroom in a way that the printed word cannot. Through follow-up […]

Audio/Visual Resources

The prices below are current as of Spring 2001, and in most instances apply only to individual purchasers from the Teaching for Change catalog, Institutional purchasers should contact the distributors, […]

Reading, Writing, and Rising Up

Reading, Writing, and Rising Up- 2nd Edition

Teaching About Social Justice and the Power of the Written Word

Authored By Linda Christensen

For almost two decades, teachers have looked to Reading, Writing, and Rising Up as a trusted text to integrate social justice teaching in language arts classrooms. This accessible, encouraging book […]

Books and Multimedia Resources

We asked the contributors to Rethinking  Early Childhood Education to recommend some of the resources that they find useful in their work. Below are their recommendations. Julie Bisson recommends: Anti-Bias Curriculum: Tools for […]

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Teaching for Joy and Justice

Re-imagining the Language Arts Classroom

Authored By Linda Christensen

Teaching for Joy and Justice is the sequel to Linda Christensen’s bestselling Reading, Writing, and Rising Up. Christensen is recognized as one of the country’s finest teachers. Through stories, Christensen demonstrates […]

Organizations and Websites for Global Justice

Note that in addition to those found below, other valuable websites may be listed with their journals in the category “Journals for Global Justice.” It is impossible to list all […]

Journals for Global Justice

Many of the organizations listed earlier have their own newsletters or journals that may not be listed in this section. Unless otherwise indicated, the addresses below are editorial offices. We […]

Rethinking Early Childhood Education

Rethinking Early Childhood Education

Edited By Ann Pelo

Rethinking Early Childhood Education is alive with the conviction that teaching young children involves values and vision. This anthology collects inspiring stories about social justice teaching with young children. Included […]

Taking Action Against Disney

A Teacher Struggles with Encouraging Direct Student Action By Steven Friedman To protest or not to protest, that was the question. After showing my seventh- and eighth-grade Judaic studies class […]

Organizations and Websites

We asked the contributors to Rethinking Early Childhood Education to recommend some of the organizations and websites that they find useful in their work. Below are their recommendations. Ellen Bravo recommends: Center […]


Asian American Curriculum Projects; 83 W. 37th Ave., San Mateo, CA 94403. 800-874-2242; fax: (650)357-6908.e-mail: An extensive catalog of resources and services that underscore the importance and diversity of the […]

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Rethinking Our Classrooms, Volume 1 – Second Edition

Teaching for Equity and Justice

Edited by Wayne Au, Bill Bigelow, and Stan Karp

Since the first edition was published in 1994, Rethinking Our Classrooms has sold over 180,000 copies. This revised and expanded edition includes new essays on: science and environmental education immigration […]

Rethinking School Reform

Views From The Classroom

Edited By Linda Christensen, Stan Karp

Rethinking School Reform puts classrooms and teaching at the center of the debate over how to improve public schools. Drawing on some of the best writing from the quarterly journal […]

Reading the World With Math

How Much Does it Cost? by Marilyn Frankenstein pp. 19-28 in Rethinking Mathematics:  Teaching Social Justice by the Numbers The article in Rethinking Mathematics was adapted from a version that originally appeared in Beyond […]

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Rethinking Popular Culture and Media – 2nd Edition

Edited by Elizabeth Marshall and Özlem Sensoy

Rethinking Popular Culture and Media begins from the premise that the “popular” is political. Whether it’s Disney and Barbie, or Snapchat and Vine, youth navigate, shape, and repurpose popular culture. […]