Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Racism and Injustice Resources

Resources and Statement from the Office of Catholic Schools in San Francisco

National Association of Independent Schools Resources:

How to speak to children about traumatic events
How to teach about racism and civil unrest
How students can take action

From the Office of Social-Emotional Counseling

Action Resources: For Reading, Reflecting and Acting
  • My Grandmother’s Hands: Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts and Minds (Resnaa Menaken)
  • White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide (Carol Anderson)
  • The Origin of Others (The Charles Eliot Norton Lectures) (Toni Morrison)
  • How We Fight White Supremacy (Akiba Solomon, Kenrya Rankin)
  • How to Be an Antiracist (Ibram X. Kendi)
  • Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America (Ibram X. Kendi)
  • White Fragility (Robin DiAngelo)
  • Why are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? (Beverly Tatum)
  • So You Wanna Talk about Race? (Ijeoma Oluo)
Online Resources

San Mateo County Office of Education

The following are some resources that can support our learning and help us lift our voices on behalf of our children.
Wonderful essay posted on the DeNicola Center for Ethic & Culture at the University of Notre Dame written by Dean G. Marcus Cole on the aftermath of the murder of George Floyd. Well worth the read. You can access the article by clicking here.

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