For Educators

Educator Toolkit

Teachers

View ING’s curated resources for teachers that include speakers’ bureaus, lesson plans that supplement required curriculum, and other online resources

Administrators

View ING’s curated resources for administrators that include pre-recorded seminars on countering Islamophobia and understanding Muslim students, as well as other online resources.

Parents

View ING’s curated resources for parents that include Muslim teen and parent workshops, anti-bullying resources, and online resources.

Lesson Plans about World Religions

About Muslims and Islam

Our Muslim curricula cover topics such as Getting to Know Muslim Americans and Their Faith, A History of Muslims in America, Muslim Contributions to Civilization, Muslim Women Beyond the Stereotypes, Emir Abd El Kader: A Muslim Hero for Our Time, and more. Each curriculum includes a digital presentation and lesson plans which feature notes that explain each slide in the presentation, as well as discussion questions, activities, and links to dozens of films and other resources.

About Multifaith

Our multifaith curricula cover topics such Living the Faith and Shared Values and address the following five major world religions: Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Each curriculum includes a digital presentation and lesson plans which feature notes that explain each slide in the presentation, as well as discussion questions, activities, and links to films and other resources.

Lesson Plans about Countering Racism

About Individual & Systemic Racism

This set of lesson plans examines the history and origins of dominant narratives about marginalized groups, the process of racialization that leads to implicit bias and racism, and how these phenomena continue to manifest in society today. The curriculum concludes with lesson plans about the power of counter narratives through the voices of the affected groups and with individual and collective actions for countering racism.

About Islamophobia

The resources included are a pre-recorded seminar on countering Islamophobia in academic settings and live presenters on the topic of Islamophobia and its impact on Muslim students and their families.

Resources about Teaching Tolerance

About Muslim Americans

The resources included are slide presentations and scripts on Getting to Know Muslim Americans and Their Faith, and An Overview of Ramadan and Fasting. Also included are resources on Muslim religious practices in schools and do’s and don’ts when teaching about religion.

About Multicultures

The resources included are curricula for educators and video content for classrooms and educator training that are provided by the Know Your Neighbor partners.