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Cultural Awareness

Becoming aware and understanding cultural beliefs, values, and perceptions.

Aug 03, 2020

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Photography Contest to Document the Story of an Artifact

The Global Oneness Project has announced its second student photography contest, The Artifacts in Our Lives. Each submission must also include a photographer’s statement and take into consideration how the artifact tells a bigger story about our common humanity.

Aug 03, 2020

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Podcasts Diving into Children’s Curiosity About STEAM Topics

The science-oriented National Children’s Museum in Washington, DC, has started STEAM Daydream, a monthly podcast in which curious children interview STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math) innovators from across the country for answers to their burning questions.

Aug 03, 2020

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Paintings and Picture Books That Serve As Catalysts for Talking About Race

Finding the right words to discuss race and racism with children can be challenging, but images can help. An article written by members of the Youth and Families team in the Art Institute of Chicago offers ideas about how to use picture books and artworks to talk about race and affirm children’s identities.

Jun 15, 2020

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Poetry That Explores Social Conscience

Few American artists loom larger than Langston Hughes. He wrote novels, plays, short stories, films, librettos, children’s verse, newspaper columns, translations, and memoirs, and edited several important anthologies. But most of all, he remained a poet. From “Dreams” to “Let America Be America Again,” he explored social conscience and class difference with lyric beauty and music.

Jun 15, 2020

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Practical Ideas for Conversing with Children About Diversity and Inclusion

Talking Race with Young Children,” an episode of a podcast from NPR’s Life Kit, presents practical tips for having a conversation about race, racism, diversity, and inclusion, even with very young children.

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