Mini Lesson: What is Bias?

Short Online Experience to Learn about this Core Topic
Bias, Discrimination & Hate
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Grade Level:
Middle School,
High School
Bias, Discrimination & Hate

About the Mini Lesson

Where does bias come from? In this mini lesson you will explore the differences between explicit and implicit bias and how to challenge it in our everyday lives.

ADL's mini lessons are short, interactive, online lessons for educators to learn about a core ADL topic, theme or activity.

Objectives

This self-paced micro-lesson will enable you to:

  • Define explicit and implicit bias and recognize how it impacts behavior.
  • Experience the science behind bias.
  • Learn how to interrupt bias.

Length

15 minutes. Go at your own pace, pausing and resuming as needed.

Requirements

Be sure you have audio capability to hear voice over explanations.

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