From Community Coalition on Race:
10 am, Montrose Early Childhood Center, 356 Clark
St., South Orange: Talking to Your Pre-Schooler: The First
What does your pre-schooler know about race and
identity? How do we introduce race and culture to young children?
Honest conversations about race and racism are not easy at any age, nor
are questions answered with a single talk.
Learn how kids see and
understand race, and develop ways to support healthy racial and ethnic
identity development in them. Come away with approaches and strategies
that support ongoing conversations with your child that address racism,
build respect, and promote empathy, and thus help raise racially
We will provide a list of reading materials to
deepen your understanding and help your family understand racial
identity as well as develop a foundation for inclusive behaviors.