Author: Tom Rademacher

As Starbucks shuts down for racial bias training, what do we say to our students?

This year I tackled implicit bias with my eighth-graders. I mean, if Starbucks could shut down for a day to learn about it, so could we, right? After all, it doesn’t just happen at Starbucks. Also, we read pieces of “The Hate U Give,” and the discussions showed me that my students really needed language to describe how racism operates…