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April 13, 2018
Dear friends of Morningside Center for Teaching Social Responsibility,   I'm writing to share the news that after 35 years of leading Morningside Center, I'll be stepping out of the executive…
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March 28, 2018
The student-led March for Our Lives was one of the largest demonstrations ever in Washington, D.C.  Youth activists across the country are in the spotlight. How can we as educators take advantage of…
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March 15, 2018
Come join us for a 3-day workshop. In this interactive workshop, educators will engage in a rigorous and unflinching exploration of racism in the United States today. We will examine how systemic…
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March 14, 2018
In her new piece on Edutopia, Morningside Center senior trainer Marieke van Woerkom notes that restorative circles are most effective when they’re an integral part of school culture. "After all, you…
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February 24, 2018
When we first heard the news of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on February 14, we felt sickened, heartbroken, and exhausted.  Here was yet another tragic school shooting, this…
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February 21, 2018
We’re thrilled to launch this new site. Please click around and explore! Our aim is to make it easier for you to find all of your favorite content and discover even more—from any device. And we hope…
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February 6, 2018
Black History Month was our excuse for asking our co-worker Daniel Coles, who is coordinating Morningside Center’s racial equity initiatives, to share some books he recommends to educators to raise…
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February 5, 2018
In the classroom, students who lack assertiveness skills may hesitate to share their thinking openly or ask clarifying questions when they’re confused, or allow a classmate’s bullying to go…
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January 28, 2018
Title: Per Diem Staff Developer Morningside Center seeks experienced, resourceful educators strongly committed to social and emotional learning (SEL) and racial equity to join our team of per diem…
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January 5, 2018
“We have to talk about race, and how the racism that permeates our society is manifesting in our schools.  Because we are both the front line and last line of defense for millions of children.”Watch…