“A powerful step in building a community that supports students with autism is finding ways to educate others in what they can do to include those individuals,” says middle school teacher Jenn from Teach Love Autism. In this installment of Teacher Voices, she shares her ideas for promoting autism awareness and acceptance in the community.
“When a woman accomplishes something amazing in STEM, I make sure my students hear about it,” says veteran STEM specialist Sarah from Curiosity and the Hungry Mind. Check out more of her ideas for how to nurture girls’ interest in STEM.
“Celebrating and highlighting diversity in the classroom builds that emotional bridge for students to feel accepted and included,” says 12-year veteran teacher Tanya. Check out how she makes that happen — during Black History Month and throughout the entire year.
Chloe, a former K-2 teacher turned TpT Teacher-Author, talks about her passion for cultural diversity and ways to highlight Asian culture and heritage in the classroom.
Laura, a former school psychologist turned curriculum director and TpT Teacher-Author, talks about her work to support students’ social-emotional growth.