Anti-Racist Resources

We understand that the impact of these challenging times can be overwhelming for families. Often, identifying age-appropriate anti-racist resources requires significant time and research. To help you support your children and have discussions about race and race relations in our county,  we’ve curated a list of trustworthy resources and information relevant to families with children of all ages. As our country confronts the ills of Racism, please know that we are here to partner with you and support you as you navigate these difficult times.

Talking with Children about Race/Racial Justice

  1. http://www.raceconscious.org/2016/06/100-race-conscious-things-to-say-to-your-child-to-advance-racial-justice
  2. https://chainsawsuit.com/comic/2016/07/07/all-houses-matter-the-extended-cut/
  3. https://www.nais.org/magazine/independent-school/summer-2020/ali-michael/?utm_source=bn&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=iiblog&utm_content=di
  4. https://medium.com/equality-includes-you/what-white-people-can-do-for-racial-justice-f2d18b0e0234
  5. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/03/19/well/family/Talking-to-children-anti-Asian-bias.html

Racial Bias

  1. https://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2016/09/28/495488716/bias-isnt-just-a-police-problem-its-a-preschool-problem

 

Anti-Asian Hate Crimes

  1. FORM TO REPORT AAPI HATE CRIMES
  2. https://slate.com/human-interest/2021/03/anti-asian-bullying-punishment-care-and-feeding.html
  3. https://www.glamour.com/story/anti-asian-hate-crimes-are-on-the-rise-heres-what-you-can-do-about-it
  4. https://time.com/5938482/asian-american-attacks/
  5. https://www.washingtonpost.com/national-security/asian-american-hate-crimes/2021/02/21/c28a8e04-72d9-11eb-b8a9-b9467510f0fe_story.html
  6. https://www.huffpost.com/entry/anti-asian-hate-crimes-covid-19-help_n_60256eebc5b680717ee65142
  7. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/03/19/well/family/Talking-to-children-anti-Asian-bias.html

Cultural Appropriation

  1. https://passionpassport.com/cultural-appropriation-appreciation/

Resources about current events at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021


Facing History
Responding to the insurrection with classroom reflection

Woke Kindergarten- Spot the difference

Dena Simmons- SEL processing tools

https://thehill.com/changing-america/respect/equality/533023-how-law-enforcement-handled-the-pro-trump-mob-compared-to

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/jan/06/capitol-mob-police-trump-george-floyd-protests-photos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LXrRnU1Vy14

Understanding Microaggressions (see handout below)

5 Tips For Being An Ally