RESPECT FOR ALL
It is the policy of the New York City Department of Education (NYC DOE) to maintain a safe and supportive learning and educational environment that is free from harassment, intimidation, and/or bullying committed by students against other students, and free from discrimination committed by students against other students on account of actual or perceived race, color, creed, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship/immigration status, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, disability, or weight.
To support your work this year in maintaining a safe and supportive learning and educational environment that is free from harassment, intimidation, and/or bullying committed by students against other students we would like to share the below resources, found here. Please don’t hesitate in reaching out for any assistance, so we can support your work. Thank you and have a great year.
Countering Anti-Muslim and Anti-Arab Bias in Our Schools (Tip: Type article title at search prompt.)
Various ADL Curricula ( Anti-Defamation League)
Facing History and Ourselves, lessons on racism, antisemitism, and prejudice.
Training Deck (Tip: To access PowerPoint slideshows, please login with your DOE email. You may need to open the link in Google Chrome.)
Classroom Tips and Strategies, additional Anti-Bias Resources
No Place for Hate provides schools and communities with an organizing framework for combating bias, bullying and hatred, leading to long-term solutions for creating and maintaining a positive climate.