Interview with Duncan Tonatiuh, Children's Book Author & Illustrator
Duncan Tonatiuh, award winning children's book author and illustrator, talks about meeting Sylvia Mendez and how that inspired him to write Separate Is Never Equal, his love of art and writing and how his dual citizenship identity shapes what he writes.
What is Critical Race Theory and Why Is it in the News So Much?
Tools and Strategies
Engage in a family conversation about what Critical Race Theory is, why state laws are being passed under the name of "critical race theory" and "divisive concepts" and talk about the importance of discussing racism and other forms of oppression.
Use this calendar of observances to increase your awareness and sensitivity about religious holidays, observances as well as ethnic and cultural festivities that may affect students, colleagues and neighbors in your community.