22491757_1352514338179973_5250901377486921203_n

Welcome to our website! Richmond Teachers for Social Justice is a group of educators and allies dedicated to creating a just, democratic, sustainable and caring society through education, solidarity and social action. Our membership includes public and private PK-12 teachers, pre-service teachers, university faculty, adult educators, parents, students, community workers and anyone interested in working for social justice in education.

Our Mission
Teachers for Social Justice is a group of educators and allies dedicated to creating a just, democratic, sustainable and caring society through education, solidarity and social action.

Core Principles

  1. To support democratic schooling through the development of social justice curricula that promote themes and ideas important to diverse groups of students.
  2. To promote teacher’s voices on issues of educational equity within schools and other public forums.
  3. To use exemplary methods of research and inquiry to provide teachers and the wider community with knowledge of educational topics related to issues of social justice.
  4. To strengthen the bonds of neighborhoods and school communities through outreach to individuals, groups and organizations.