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Online Extension Extras Parenting Hour Talking With Kids About Race

March 12 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Talking about race and racism can be intimidating and uncomfortable but talking openly about racism, bias and differences is critical to raising antiracist children and transforming systems of oppression.
This session for parents and caregivers will address the following topics and allow time for discussion and Q&A.
What are social identities?
What is racism and anti-racism?
Why should I talk about race?
How should I talk about race?

Extension Extras Parenting Hour is a free online series of parenting workshops that provides guidance for parents of young children as they navigate the challenges, joys, and concerns of parenting.

Certificates for participation are provided upon completion of the class.

Participants have the option to attend and actively participate via computer, or an app on a tablet or smartphone. Attendees can also listen to the presentation via phone (by calling in).

Contact: Courtney Aldrich, aldric82@msu.edu, 517-993-8649