Social / Racial Awareness Resources

“The whole of mankind is one and only one, one race, one class and one society.” Dr. Maria Montessori

Montessori for Social Justice

5 Simple tips for children of all ages

EmbraceRace is a multi-racial community dedicated to sharing and developing best practices for raising and caring children in the larger context of race.

10 tips for teaching and talking to kids about race

Here’s how to handle conversations about race, racism, diversity and inclusion, even with very young children.

Talking Race With Young Children

For older children, addressing anti-black racism and the protests in the US and Canada.

How to talk to your child about anti-black racism

6 Considerations for School Leaders Making a Statement About George Floyd
Superintendents and principals must use pointed language

Leaders Statement about George Floyd

Embracing Equity – Our Liberation is Bound Together – How to reveal our own biases and help children

Embracing Equity-Our Liberation is Bound Together

Resources Aligned with Montessori:
Resources for talking to children about race and racism
This 10 page document was compiled with the support of the teachers of the Montessori Teachers Facebook group and the Montessori for Social Justice Facebook group.