Talking With Your Children About Race - Resources:
- How to talk to your child about race (ages 5 to 8)
- White parents, here’s how to start talking to your children about race
- How to Talk to Kids About Race: Books and Resources That Can Help
- 5 Tips for Talking About Racism With Kids
You Might Consider Reading:
- The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
- The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander
- Lies My Teacher Told Me by James W. Loewen
- The Distance Between Us by Reyna Grande
- Between the World and Me, by Ta-Nehisi Coates
- Citizen, by Claudia Rankine
- The Bluest Eye, by Toni Morrison
- Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?, by Beverly Daniel Tatum
- Book Lists
- 10 Steps to Diversify Your Child's Bookshelf
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GTGmGAw7Dy4&feature=youtube, (unaccredited district statutory transfers)
Clayton Alumni Voices/2019 Brown v. Board of Education Forum:
Clayton graduate Emma Rily (class of 2013), who was unable to attend the Community Conversations 2019, kindly provided for this website a copy of her video, Displaced and Erased, https://vimeo.com/213255255. Thank you, Emma!
Clayton graduate Camille Respess (class of 2017), who was unable to attend the Community Conversations 2019 Night 2, kindly recorded her perspective. View her video at https://bit.ly/2DKGrXL. Thank you, Camille!
Clayton graduate Reeves Oyster (class of 2015) presented at the Community Conversations 2019 Night 3, An Analysis of the Racialized Opportunity Gaps Present in St. Louis Public Education. See attached powerpoint presentation. Thank you, Reeves!