I have recently been working with a group of Black families in neighborhood schools to ensure they have systems and...
Sharing personal stories can be a powerful weapon in disrupting negative narratives about People of Color. These videos and discussion recommendations are a helpful resource for educators and parents interested in addressing hate in our schools.
When we don’t have the right words, we may avoid important conversations. Here’s a great resource to teach your kids proper terms for the LGBTQ community.
U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch skillfully relates two forms of discrimination: racism and discrimination against transgender people. In doing so, she sets a great example of using a familiar concept like racism to explain the ways transgender discrimination works to kids.
WE NEED DIVERSE BOOKS! … including those about gay, lesbian, and transgendered families. A new publishing company is setting out to create more storybooks to highlight LGBTQ families. Support their kickstarter campaign!
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Raising Good People
It’s not just about food, sleep and homework. Social justice parenting is about teaching our children to care about their communities. Here we share ideas on age-appropriate ways to have tough conversations about racism, sexism, and homophobia. Let’s grow cool, compassionate kids!