For Parents & Kids –talking about racism, bias, and actions that families can take, etc.

  • Ground Control Parenting
  • https://www.groundcontrolparenting.com/
  • Founded by Carol Sutton Lewis GCP is a resource for Black and Brown children particularly boys with a focus on identity, race and education focused on a conscious parent approach. Sutton is long-time leader expert in the field.

Beyond the Golden Rule

American Academy of Pediatrics

Moms of Black Boys United

  • https://www.mobbunited.org/
  • Founder—Depelsha Thomas McGruder (Ford Foundation and previously with Viacom) started the org and MUSC (MOBB United for Social Justice) and Executive Director Vanessa McCullers (MTV, Own, NBC, etc). All around resource for supporting black boys with political action, advocacy, mental health services and more.

Raising Race Conscious Children

Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ)

The Conscious Kid

How White Families Can Use Media to Raise Anti-Racist Kids


Experts on Race, Bias and Kids

  • Erlanger Turner, PhD
  • “Dr. Earl”

Los Angeles
Phone: (310) 568-5563

  • Expertise: An assistant professor of psychology at Pepperdine University, Turner can speak about the psychological effects of violence and racial trauma, the perception of police bias in communities of color, and talking with children about racism
  • Tovi C. Scruggs-Hussein
  • https://www.ticiess.com/about-tovi
  • Expertise: Educator, author, and award-winning urban high school principal with over 25 years of emotional intelligence training. She is in service to youth by being an expert leader in equity/racial healing, trauma-informed schools, social-emotional learning, and emotional intelligence development for educators. Provides resources and speaks on racism, tension and constructive efforts for parents, students and schools to confront and change. Upcoming workshops on racial healing, building allies, and exploring whiteness and bias.

Margaret Hagerman, PhD

  • https://www.margarethagerman.com/
  • Expertise: Assistant Professor of Sociology at Mississippi State University and a Faculty Affiliate in the African American Studies Program and the Gender Studies Program. Author of White Kids: Growing Up with Privilege in a Racially Divided America. She studies how kids learn about racism, racial inequality, and racial privilege in the context of their everyday lives.

Kids & Protests and Reactions