Equity & Diversity
Education news, analysis, and opinion about race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender and gender identity, and/or religious beliefs and schools.
- Equity & Diversity Minn. Students Walk Out of Class to Protest Racial InjusticeStudents from dozens of schools walked out of class in a coordinated protest against racial injustice and the killing of Daunte Wright.Equity & Diversity 16 Resources on Talking to Students About Police Killings and RacismTo help educators discuss racism and police shootings of people of color, Education Week has compiled videos, articles, essays, and more.Equity & Diversity Opinion 'We All Have LGBTQ Students, Whether We Know It or Not'Three educators provide suggestions to support LGBTQ students, including respecting pronouns and having LGBTQ authors in classroom libraries.Equity & Diversity Opinion Trans Youth Are Under Attack. Educators Must Step UpWhat can schools do in the face of the extreme hostility trans and gender-nonconforming young people now face across the country?Equity & Diversity Opinion When Does Educational Equity Become Educationally Unethical?Equity stumbles into a truly gruesome place when educators are directed to shortchange students based on how they look or where they live.Equity & Diversity Opinion Why More Teachers Need to See the Beauty and Brilliance in Black GirlsBlack girls are often accused of being loud or having an attitude. We need teachers to change that harmful perspective, because it matters.Equity & Diversity Anti-Asian Violence: What Schools Should Start Doing About ItAsian-Americans are often erased from the curriculum and even from schools' social justice work. Five educators discuss how to change that.Equity & Diversity Data The 'Dramatic' Demographic Shifts Reshaping Suburban Schools: 7 Key Data Points to KnowA new analysis by the EdWeek Research Center shows sharp declines in white enrollment in suburban schools.Equity & Diversity Suburban Public Schools Are Now Majority-Nonwhite. The Backlash Has Already BegunFierce fights over equity and inclusion have followed steep drops in white enrollment across America's suburban public schools.SponsorThis content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.The resiliency of effective teachers is of particular importance in changing circumstances such as a remote learning environment.