Award-winning teacher Lisa Barry is passionate about helping educators teach tolerance by using the lessons and resources they already have. You’ll learn how to weave lessons of tolerance, empathy, and equity into your existing curriculum. By using her methods, you can teach students of all ages lifelong lessons and skills to build character.
Ms. Barry, who has been using Holocaust education to teach tolerance, inclusion, and equity since 2003, has developed phenomenal, easy-to-use lessons that can be incorporated into the existing curriculum for any grade level. She developed her own Reading Comprehension Strategies Workshop after working with struggling readers for several years. Her strategies create simplified ways to understand difficult reading comprehension concepts such as text structure, author’s purpose, summarizing, and many more.
In this informative 1-hour course, you’ll learn:
- The definition of tolerance
- Why teaching tolerance is important
- How empathy can be taught
- Tolerance study resources
- Extension opportunities
- Holocaust study resources