WEBINAR: Talking to Kids About Race and Racism

Date: 

Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 12:00pm to 12:45pm

Location: 

Online

Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum, a nationally recognized authority on racial issues in America and a clinical child psychologist, will explain how you can talk to and teach your kids about race, racism, and protests. This live Q&A webinar, hosted by Care.com CEO Tim Allen, will include guidance on how to have important – often difficult – conversations with kids of all ages about race that are empathetic, constructive, and compassionate.

About the Speaker

Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum, president emerita of Spelman College, is an award-winning clinical psychologist widely known for both her expertise on race relations and her thought leadership in higher education. She’s the author of the best-selling book, Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? And Other Conversations about Race, and Can We Talk About Race? And Other Conversations in an Era of School Resegregation. Dr. Tatum’s TEDx talk, Is My Skin Brown Because I Drank Chocolate Milk?, is a must-watch for all parents. She has recently appeared on “Coming Together: Standing Up to Racism – A CNN/Sesame Street Town Hall for Kids and Families,” NPR’s Here & Now, the Into America podcast, and The New York Times.

Here is a link to the Care.com posting on the Harvard Human Resources Teams site: Talking to Kids About Race and Racism Webinar

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