The Chapman community strives to provide a safe and inclusive environment for all families. This infographic shows how your kids are never too young to talk about race. Below are recommended resources to learn more about racial equity and social justice. If you have feedback on the list below or more recommended material, please let us know.


RESOURCES

Chapman Resources

  • Black Student Union – Ms. McGhee
  • Gender Sexual Alliance – Mr. Bush
  • Chapman School Counseling – Ms. Wendy or Ms. Heather
  • PTA DEI Chair – Nicole Williams

BOOKS FOR CHILDREN


READING FOR ADULTS


Resources for talking to kids about racism and police violence


Resources for getting involved

Resources for helping make sense of protests against police violence right now

FILMS

  • African American Experience Movies
  • 13th, a documentary on the 13th amendment, exploring the history of racial inequality in the United States.
  • Just Mercy, based on the true story of civil rights attorney Bryan Stevenson (now streaming for free on Amazon)
  • I Am Not Your Negro, documentary by James Baldwin on black history starting from the Civil Rights movement to the present Black Lives Matter (now streaming for free on Amazon)

Drawings from Ms. Rosoff’s 3rd grade