Additional
Articles and Resources
Active Reading and Discussion Strategies:
dialectical responses (individual activity)
dialectical responses (sample group activity)

First Day Activities

"Danger of a Single Story" (Ted Talk and Ted Lesson)
Resources
Articles

http://www.crlt.umich.edu/node/93815

https://cft.vanderbilt.edu/guides-sub-pages/difficult-dialogues/

Create a safe classroom:
www.uww.
edu/learn/improving/aboutdiversity/approachdiversity/safeclassroom

Guidelines for Discussing Incidents of Hate, Bias, and Discrimination:
http://crlt.umich.edu/publinks/respondingtobias

20 Things Students Say Help Them Learn
www.chronicle.com/blogs/linguafranca/2016/10/11/20-things-students-say-
help-them-learn/

Why Your Next Job Depends on Mastering the Six ‘Q’s’
www.washingtonpost.com/news/capital-business/wp/2016/09/30/why-your-
next-job-depends-on-mastering-the-six-qs/?utm_term=.6cba67a0147b

Why there’re so few black male teachers video: www.pbs.
org/video/2365928102/

Give an assignment that allows the students to be who they are. Video.
Presentation.  

Gender Neutral Pronouns:
http://lgbtqia.ucdavis.edu/educated/pronouns.html

6 Illustrations that Show What It’s Like in an Introvert’s Head
www.quietrev.com/6-illustrations-that-show-what-its-like-in-an-introverts-
head/