National Teach-In Tues, Jan 31

We are organizing a nationwide Teach-In for this Tuesday, Jan 31 to oppose the confirmation of Betsy DeVos and reaffirm our commitment to public education. The idea is that, rather than striking, teachers will set aside time to teach a lesson on the importance of public schools. There is a page on the website with…… Continue reading National Teach-In Tues, Jan 31

Teachers and Activists Share Wisdom on Supporting Students and Democratic Classrooms after Election

On Tuesday, December 13, 2016 the Richmond Teachers for Social Justice (TSJ) and Richmond Peace Education Center (RPEC) co-sponsored a panel and discussion on the impacts of the presidential election on our schools and classrooms. About 50 people attended, including practicing educators, counselors, social workers, students and faculty in teacher education programs, and other interested…… Continue reading Teachers and Activists Share Wisdom on Supporting Students and Democratic Classrooms after Election

Teachers for Social Justice Curriculum Fair

Join us for the first Teachers for Social Justice Curriculum Fair Education, Diversity and Social Justice October 19  10 a.m.-2 p.m.Linwood Holton Elementary School Tentative schedule: 10:00 Registration 10:15-11:30 A.M. Breakout Session 11:30-12:45 Lunch/Performance/Panel Discussion 12:45-2 P.M. Breakout Session We are accepting proposals for workshop sessions through the end of August. The conference is FREE…… Continue reading Teachers for Social Justice Curriculum Fair

Call for Proposals

Call for Proposals Richmond Teachers for Social Justice http://www.rvatsj.org October 19, 2013 Holton Elementary School Richmond, Virginia 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,…… Continue reading Call for Proposals