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How to talk to your children about race and racial incidents:

Resources for conversations with younger children:

Content, books and resources for teens, parents and adults:

  • Table Talk Guide from that specifically provides context and discussion questions related to the current events around George Floyd that can help you structure a conversation
  • TED Talk: My Hopes Dreams and Fears for My Future Black Son
  • How to Be An Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi
  • The Condemnation of Blackness Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America By Khalil Gibran Muhammad
    Offers historical account of systemic and structural racism
  • Your Silence Will Not Protect You by Audre Lorde
  • Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge
  • Article: “Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack” by Peggy McIntosh 
  • Article: “When White Women Cry” by Mamta Accpadi 
  • Book: Blindspot by Mahzarin Banaji
  • Article/call to action program: “Unpacking White Feminism” – Rachel Cargle
  • Book/call to action program: Me and White Supremacy by Layla Saad
  • Book: White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo
  • Book: The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander
  • Book: So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo
  • Book: Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad

*Resource list has been adapted from Sandy Spring Friends School and the Glazer Museum

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