HELPFUL RESOURCES
Books:
  • "Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?" by Beverly Daniel Tatum
  • Uprooting Racism by Paul Kivel
  • Teaching Tolerance, a monthly journal published by the Southern Poverty Law Center
  • Rethinking Our Classrooms, Vol 1: Teaching for Equity and Justice. Milwaukee: Rethinking Schools.
  • Rethinking Our Classrooms, Vol. 2: Teaching for Equity and Justice. Milwaukee: Rethinking Schools.
  • The Dreamkeepers: Successful Teachers of African-American Children by Gloria Ladson-Billings.
  • Deculturalization and the Struggle for Equality (3rd ed.) by Joel Spring.
  • White Men Challenging Racism: 35 Personal Stories by Cooper Thompson

Media:
The following films and tapes are available at local libraries or from California Newsreels (www.newsreel.org).
A Question of Color
Ethnic Notions
Images of Indians
Skin Deep
The Color of Fear
The Essential Blue-Eyed
The Way Home
Turning Nightmares into Hope
Race – Power of an Illusion

Other like minded folks
  • YWCA
  • Alaska Native Heritage Center
  • Anchorage Equal Rights Commission
  • Anchorage School District  - (See Cultural Proficiency Page)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (See Diversity page)
  • Southern Poverty Law Center: Teaching Tolerance
  • NAACP