Meira Levinson discusses partisanship in the classroom in this month's "Ethical Educator" column in AASA.
"Scenario: In the days after the 2016 presidential election, a high school teacher considered well-respected and highly effective feels desperate about the outcome. He sees increasing reports of students harassing others and making racial slurs....
The Philosophy of Education Society of Australia hosted their annual conference earlier this month. Keynote speakers included Sharon Todd, Maree Grupetta, and Justice in Schools' Meira Levinson. Videos of all three speeches are now online. Please take a look!
Meira Levinson discusses the ethics of private donations in this month's "Ethical Educator" column in AASA.
"Scenario: The education foundation in a school district is raising funds to renovate art and technology classrooms badly in need of updating in several schools. A local businessman with known connections to organized crime offers the district’s education foundation a substantial gift. Should the district’s leadership recommend the foundation board turn down the donation?"