Teacher Fired over Trayvon Martin Fundraiser | Teaching Tolerance

Check out this blog post from Teaching Tolerance. After students shared an interest in creating a fundraiser for Trayvon Martin’s family, she was fired. How much freedom do we have, as teachers, to use real-life events as teachable moments? I guess it depends.

Teacher Fired over Trayvon Martin Fundraiser | Teaching Tolerance.

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