An Abolitionist framework to unpack skin color
In this current political moment, we are all confronting our own actions (or inactions) as individuals. Parents and educators are simultaneously searching for resources to communicate with our children without traumatizing them or perpetuating our own ignorance. Through her workshops, Jyoti Gupta draws on her critically and academically acclaimed activity book for children, Different Differenter, to empower parents as they continue to facilitate independent thinking in their own children.
Click here to read Jyoti’s insightful article in Romper.
WHEN: Returning in Spring/Summer 2021
INVESTMENT: $ TBD (Sliding scale will be available to meet families’ budgets. Price includes copy of Different Differenter (hardcover), colo(u)rism definition tote bag, and a 18-color set of washable kids paint.
WHO SHOULD APPLY: Caregivers of children ages 18-months to 9 years should consider applying. Reach out to us about your interest in these fields at firstname.lastname@example.org to be sent more information on these sessions.
This is a judgment-free zone!
Each session includes an intimate discussion period where parents are encouraged to ask questions and express their feelings towards each topic. This is a time we’ll use to facilitate our own understanding of these issues and educate ourselves to grow through the process.