Resources to Learn & Grow
We invite you to explore the resources below to build your racial equity muscle and learn with us. We believe united action is powerful and it benefits our community to have a greater collective capacity and courage to identify and address racism and inequity in our community.
Join us for a 5-Day Racial Equity Challenge.
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Mental Health America Racism and Mental Health (Read time: 4 minutes)
Mental Health America Black and African American Communities and Mental Health (Read time: 10 minutes)
American Psychiatric Association Mental Health Disparities: Diverse Populations (Read time: 10 minutes)
For Families & Kids
PBS: How to Talk to your Kids about Anti-Racism. A List of Resources (Read time: 7 minutes)
Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners - Given to outstanding African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults that demonstrate an appreciation of African American culture and universal human values. (Read time: 5 minutes)
Looking for Excellent "Diverse" Books for Children? Start Here! (Read time: 2 minutes)
Your Kids Aren't too young to Talk about Race: Resource Roundup (Read time: 2 minutes)
PBS: Teaching Your Child About Black History (Read time: 4 minutes)
The Integrated Schools Podcast - Hard conversations about race, parenting, segregation, and inequities in our schools (Listen time: ~60 minutes)
Fare of the Free Child Podcast - weekly-published podcast community centering Black people, indigenous people, and People of Color in liberatory living and learning practices. (Listen time: ~60 minutes)
Guide for Selecting Anti-Bias Children's Books (Read time: 10 minutes)
For Teachers & Educators
Learning for Justice - An online site to teach educators how to reduce prejudice, encourage tolerance in schools, as well as within society as a whole.
How to Provide a Multicultural Education - This resource from Baylor University's online EdD program includes information on what multicultural education is and how it can benefit children of all backgrounds; includes 14 tips that educators can use for incorporating multicultural education in the classroom.
For Companies & Groups
Harvard Business Review: The 10 Commitments Companies Must Make to Advance Racial Justice (Read time: 11 minutes)
How Companies Can Advance Racial Equity and Create Business Growth (Read time: 5 minutes)
CNBC: CEOs need to lead the conversation on racial equality in business (Watch time: 4 minutes)
PBS: 5 ways to approach racial equity at work (Watch time: 36 minutes)
USC School of Social Work: Diversity Toolkit: A Guide to Discussing Identity, Power and Privilege (Activity/Facilitator Guide)
SHRM: Overcoming Workplace Bias (Various)
SHRM: Tips for Discussing Racial Injustice in the Workplace (Read time: 5 minutes)
Local BIPOC* History
*Black, Indigenous, People of Color
Support BIPOC Businesses in North Texas
Local BIPOC Organizations
LULAC - League of United Latin American Citizens | 940.594.4509
NAACP - Denton Chapter | 940.384.1999
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