We know that adult care and support make a significant difference in all aspects of a child’s life, and most certainly when it comes to helping guide children through complex conversations regarding identity and belonging.
Below are a few of CRS’s favorite community, equity, and inclusion-themed resources to support adult learning and prepare for age-appropriate conversations with children. If you have any of your own favorite resources to add, please feel free to contact Nia Jacobs.
Tomorrow Will Be Different: Love, Loss, and the Fight for Trans Equality by Sarah McBride
Gender Spectrum: Gender Spectrum is a national organization committed to the health and well-being of gender-diverse children and teens through education and support for families, and training and guidance for educators, medical and mental health providers, and other professionals.
“All the Real Indians Died Off”: And 20 Other Myths about Native Americans by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz and Dina Gilio-Whitaker
Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi
The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together by Heather McGhee
Culture Enthusiast:Boston’s cultural scene is vibrant in all seasons. From museums and performing arts to International Festivals and outdoor concerts, Boston is abuzz with activities for cultural enthusiasts.