Teaching Guide. Edited by Enid Lee, Deborah Menkart and Margo Okazawa-Rey. 2006. 436 pages.
Guide for teachers, administrators, and parents shows how to teach from a multicultural perspective that goes beyond the superficial “heroes and holidays” approach.
This award winning interdisciplinary guide for teachers, administrators, students, and parents offers lessons and readings that show how to:
– Analyze the roots of racism
– Investigate the impact of racism on all our lives, our families, and our communities
– Examine the relationship between racism and other forms of oppression such as sexism, classism, and heterosexism
– Learn to work to dismantle racism in our schools, communities, and the wider society.
Beyond Heroes and Holidays has sold over 45,000 copies to date and is used as a core curriculum in college courses.
ISBN: 9781878554178 | Published by Teaching for Change.