At its core, Westminster is a learning community. bg真人致力于为bg真人的教师创造空间, staff, students, 校友们可以分享知识和资源，互相学习. 以下资源由bg真人游戏的“多样性，公平”组织整理 & Inclusion Team in hopes that they will help our community's ongoing discussions about racial inequity and the development of one's personal race identity.
- Educator Resources from Facing History and Ourselves
- New York Times Resources For Talking To Kids About Racism
- "What White Children Need To Know About Race" by Dr. Ali Michael, Independent School Magazine
- "What Can White People Do" by Dr. Ali Michael
- 《bg真人》，作者:Dr. Ali Michael, 宾夕法尼亚大学教育研究生院的城市教育视角 (journal)
- White Students And Talking About Race
- Consultant Eddie Moore's Resource Page
- Dr. Clint Smith's Justice In America Podcast
- Episode One of the Code Switch Podcast: "Can We Talk About Whiteness?" (with Gene Demby and Shareen Marisol Meraji)
- "What's The Relationship Between Music and Activism?" Analysis and Music Collection from NPR
- Teaching While White Podcast
Press Play is a personal development resource intended to help explore identity themes and issues including race, religion, ethnicity, class, sexual orientation, ability, gender identity/expression through art, music, film, articles, and literature. It is also a tool that can be used to engage students in the classroom or as conversation starters at home.
Press Play 是由bg真人游戏大学教师朱迪·奥斯本(Equity & Inclusion Programs Coordinator, Upper School), Kay Solomon (Upper School Bible Department Chair), Kate Morgens (Performing Arts Department Chair), and Mark Labouchere (Upper School Economics Teacher and Instructional Technology Specialist) as part of a cohort project through The Center for Teaching.
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六月标志着美国奴隶制的正式结束. On June 19, 1865, Gen. Gordon Granger arrived with Union soldiers in Galveston, Texas, and announced to enslaved men, women, and children that the Civil War had ended and they were free—more than two years after President Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation. The following resources provide information on the history of this important holiday and how it is celebrated and commemorated throughout the United States.
Hair Love by Matthew A. Cherry
Zuri's hair has a mind of its own. It kinks, coils, and curls every which way. Zuri knows it's beautiful. 当爸爸为了一个特别的场合来设计它的时候，他有很多东西要学. 但他爱他的祖瑞，他会做任何事让她——和她的头发——高兴. Tender and empowering, Hair Love is an ode to loving your natural hair -- and a celebration of daddies and daughters everywhere. A perfect gift for special occasions including Father’s Day, birthdays, baby showers, and more!
Each Kindness by Jacqueline Woodson
Chloe and her friends won't play with the new girl, Maya. 每次玛雅想加入克洛伊和她的朋友们，他们都拒绝了她. Eventually Maya stops coming to school. When Chloe's teacher gives a lesson about how even small acts of kindness can change the world, Chloe is stung by the lost opportunity for friendship, and thinks about how much better it could have been if she'd shown a little kindness toward Maya.
最年轻的游行者:奥黛丽·菲·亨德里克斯的故事，一位年轻的民权活动家 by Cynthia Levinson
Nine-year-old Audrey Faye Hendricks intended to go places and do things like anybody else. So when she heard grown-ups talk about wiping out Birmingham’s segregation laws, she spoke up. 当她听着牧师像玻璃一样平滑的布道时，她坐直了身子. And when she heard the plan—picket those white stores! March to protest those unfair laws! Fill the jails!—she stepped right up and said, I’ll do it! She was going to j-a-a-il! 奥黛丽·菲·亨德里克斯自信、大胆、勇敢, and hers is the remarkable and inspiring story of one child’s role in the Civil Rights Movement.
《bg真人游戏平台》 by Jonah Winter
As Lillian, a one-hundred-year-old African American woman, makes a “long haul up a steep hill” to her polling place, 她看到的不仅仅是树木和天空——她看到的是她的家族历史. She sees the passage of the Fifteenth Amendment and her great-grandfather voting for the first time. She sees her parents trying to register to vote. 她看到自己从塞尔玛游行到蒙哥马利. Veteran bestselling picture-book author Jonah Winter and Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award winner Shane W. 埃文斯在这首抒情诗中生动地回忆了美国的民权斗争, poignant account of one woman’s fierce determination to make it up the hill and make her voice heard.
She Persisted: 13 American Women who Changed the World by Chelsea Clinton
Chelsea Clinton introduces tiny feminists, mini activists and little kids who are ready to take on the world to thirteen inspirational women who never took no for an answer, and who always, inevitably and without fail, persisted. This book features: Harriet Tubman, Helen Keller, Clara Lemlich, Nellie Bly, Virginia Apgar, Maria Tallchief, Claudette Colvin, Ruby Bridges, Margaret Chase Smith, Sally Ride, Florence Griffith Joyner, Oprah Winfrey, Sonia Sotomayor—and one special cameo.
As Good as Anybody: Martin Luther King, Jr. 亚伯拉罕·约书亚·赫歇尔的《向自由的惊人进军 by Richard Michelson
Martin Luther King, Jr. and Abraham Joshua Heschel. 他们的名字代表着对正义和平等的追求. Martin grew up in a loving family in the American South, 当时这个国家饱受种族歧视之苦. He aimed to put a stop to it. 他成为了像他父亲一样的牧师，他为自己的事业布道和游行. Abraham grew up in a loving family many years earlier, in a Europe that did not welcome Jews. He found a new home in America, where he became a respected rabbi like his father, carrying a message of peace and acceptance. Here is the story of two icons for social justice, how they formed a remarkable friendship and turned their personal experiences of discrimination into a message of love and equality for all.
Come With Me by Holly M. McGhee
当新闻报道充斥着仇恨和恐惧的时候, 一个女孩问她爸爸她能做些什么让世界变得更美好. “Come with me,” he says. 他们手牵手走向地铁，向遇到的人脱帽致敬. The next day, the girl asks her mama what she can do—her mama says, “Come with me,” and together they set out for the grocery, 因为一个人不能代表整个种族或一个国家的人民. After dinner that night, the little girl asks if she can do something of her own—walk the dog . . . and her parents let her go. “Come with me,” the girl tells the boy across the hall. Walking together, one step at a time, 女孩和男孩开始意识到，尽管他们的角色看起来微不足道, it matters to the world.
A Kids’ Book about Racism by Jelani Memory
清楚地解释什么是种族主义，以及如何知道你何时看到它. Yes, this really is a kids book about racism. Inside, you’ll find a clear description of what racism is, how it makes people feel when they experience it, and how to spot it when it happens. This is one conversation that’s never too early to start, 这本书是为孩子们介绍这个话题而写的.
I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsberg Makes Her Mark by Debbie Levi and Elizabeth Baddeley
Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has spent a lifetime disagreeing: disagreeing with inequality, arguing against unfair treatment, and standing up for what’s right for people everywhere. This biographical picture book about the Notorious RBG, 通过她的许多著名的异议来讲述法官的故事, or disagreements.
Eyes that Kiss in the Corners by Joanna Ho
一个年轻的亚洲女孩注意到她的眼睛看起来和同龄人不一样. They have big, round eyes and long lashes. She realizes that her eyes are like her mother’s, her grandmother's, and her little sister's. 他们的眼睛在角落里亲吻，像热茶一样闪闪发光, crinkle into crescent moons, 充满了过去的故事和对未来的希望.
Becoming Kareem by Kareem Abdul-Jabar
At one time, Lew Alcindor was just another kid from New York City with all the usual problems: He struggled with fitting in, with pleasing a strict father, 并克服了让他在社交上感到尴尬的害羞. But with a talent for basketball, and an unmatched team of supporters, 卢·阿尔辛多能够变形，成为卡里姆·阿卜杜·贾巴尔.
From a childhood made difficult by racism and prejudice to a record-smashing career on the basketball court as an adult, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's life was packed with ""coaches"" who taught him right from wrong and led him on the path to greatness. His parents, coaches Jack Donahue and John Wooden, Muhammad Ali, Bruce Lee, and many others played important roles in Abdul-Jabbar's life and sparked him to become an activist for social change and advancement. The inspiration from those around him, and his drive to find his own path in life, 在这段令人敬畏的个人旅程中得到了突出的体现.
Blended by Sharon M. Draper
Eleven-year-old Isabella’s parents are divorced, 所以她每周都得换生活:有一周她是伊莎贝拉和她爸爸在一起, his girlfriend Anastasia, and her son Darren living in a fancy house where they are one of the only black families in the neighborhood. 下个星期她就成了伊兹和她妈妈还有她男朋友约翰马克在一个小, not-so-fancy house that she loves.
正因为如此，伊莎贝拉总是觉得被夹在两个世界之间. And now that her parents are divorced, it seems their fights are even worse, and they’re always about HER. Isabella feels completely stuck in the middle, split and divided between them more than ever. And she is beginning to realize that being split between Mom and Dad involves more than switching houses, switching nicknames, 交换背包:这也是关于交换身份. Her dad is black, her mom is white, and strangers are always commenting: “You’re so exotic!” “You look so unusual.” “But what are you really?她知道他们真正想说的是什么:“你看起来不像你父母。.” “You’re different.” “What race are you really?” And when her parents, who both get engaged at the same time, get in their biggest fight ever, Isabella doesn’t just feel divided, she feels ripped in two. What does it mean to be half white or half black? To belong to half mom and half dad? 如果你只是这个的一半，那个的一半，你怎么可能觉得完整?
The Parker Inheritance by Varian Johnson
When Candice finds a letter in an old attic in Lambert, South Carolina, she isn't sure she should read it. 是写给她的祖母的，她羞愧地离开了小镇. But the letter describes a young woman. An injustice that happened decades ago. A mystery enfolding its writer. 以及等待解开谜题的人的财富. So with the help of Brandon, the quiet boy across the street, she begins to decipher the clues. 这次挑战将带领他们深入了解兰伯特的历史, full of ugly deeds, forgotten heroes, and one great love; and deeper into their own families, with their own unspoken secrets. Can they find the fortune and fulfill the letter's promise before the answers slip into the past yet again?
New Kid by Jerry Craft
七年级学生乔丹·班克斯最喜欢的就是画有关自己生活的漫画. 但他没有送他去他梦寐以求的艺术学校, 他的父母把他送进了一所以学术著称的著名私立学校, 乔丹是整个年级为数不多的有色人种之一.
As he makes the daily trip from his Washington Heights apartment to the upscale Riverdale Academy Day School, Jordan soon finds himself torn between two worlds—and not really fitting into either one. Can Jordan learn to navigate his new school culture while keeping his neighborhood friends and staying true to himself?