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Posted by: Rhonda July 14, 2020

Addressing Racism in Early Childhood Programs

The recent weeks of protests over racial injustice create difficult challenges for early childhood programs. What can we do to respond?

“Addressing issues of racial inequality in early childhood programs is complex and challenging,” writes Dr. Francis Wardle. “These challenges do not mean, however, that there is nothing we can do! There are positive steps we can take in our daily life and in our programs to address the serious issues of racism and inequality in this country.

“As we consider our response, there are some things that need to be kept in mind.” Continue reading.