STUDY: Most Parents Don’t Talk to Their Kids About Race

A new survey from Sesame Workshop says that parents of color are much more likely to talk to their kids about identity than their White counterparts. A new study of more than 6,000 parents conducted by Sesame Workshop and NORC at the University of Chicago shows that parents are not talking to their children about…

‘I Love My Skin!’ Why Black Parents Are Turning to Afrocentric Schools

While New York City schools are deeply segregated, some black families are choosing an alternative to integration. Thomas Lewis, a martial arts instructor, teaches a lesson at Little Sun People. The school has a new theme each month; in November, students studied human bodies with the help of a black pediatrician.CreditCreditDemetrius Freeman for The New…