Educational Materials

Five Myths of Talking About Race with Your Child (Free)

When and how to talk about race with children is widely debated. In this article for RIISE blog (, Border Crossers’ former Executive Director, Jaime-Jin Lewis, debunks some of the myths surrounding race and children and provides simple tools for entering into conversations that cultivate a positive racial identity development in young people.

The ABCs of how to talk to your child about differences – For Parents! (Free)

Border Crossers draws from experts in the field of multicultural and social justice education to inform its curriculum development and training methodology. The ABCs offer some tools and resources for how to engage children in conversations about differences.