Webinar: Talking about Race with Our Children as Parents of Color
Talking about Race with Our Children as Parents of Color
A practical, developmentally grounded discussion for parents of color about talking to children of color about race in the context of the white Supremacy that permeates their world and ours. Parents will explore how to introduce and expand conversations in a manner reflective of their child’s developmental stage and be presented examples of how other families, educators and scholars think about strategies for balancing race-based pride with discussing the realities of oppression.
Participants will be able to…
Instructor: Malaika Parker
Position: Director of Adoptive Parents of Color Collaborative
Experience: Malaika is a Black adoptive parent with 11 years of experience supporting people of color who have built their families through adoption. Through her work Malaika works to support pre-adoptive parents of color make critical decisions about supporting their future child, challenge adoptism and build their adoption based community. Malaika works with Pact, an Adoption Alliance to develop programing and opportunities for support and community for adoptive families.
$36 per person non-member
Special price Pact members receive 25% discount.
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