How do you make sure you are celebrating Black History in a way that values a people’s cultural contributions within a social and historical context?

I was originally going to write a post about the beautiful inclusive posters I’ve seen for teachers to post in their classrooms. But I couldn’t. Here’s
why.

Watch this informative and inspiring TEDx Talk by Dr. Jeff Duncan-Andrade as he explains his perspectives on the ways we can better support urban youth.

Now that I am a parent, and my girls are old enough, I want to watch this film with them. My girls are biracial (like me) and I think it will be meaningful for them to see our family represented in the mix of families presented.

Check out these online resources for teachers and parents to share non-fiction stories about teens who are “Different Like Me”. This series highlights the stories of young people who have learned to overcome/embrace experiences that make them unique.