Students will study the issues regarding racism in Brazilian education contexts; basic concepts regarding racial relations in Brazil, emphasizing to the field of education; and the role of education institutions and their protagonists in the combat against racism. This subject is based on the Law of Directives and Bases of National Education (LBD) 9394/96 – altered by laws 10.639/03 and 11.645/08 – and stimulates reflection and action in face of racist manifestations that take place in daily school contexts.