This list of action items was first printed along with article titled Raising Gen Alpha As The World Burns in ROC Issue 02, pages 11-29. To submit resources relating to this topic, please send us an email.
TALK to kids about what you do in your every day life to stand up for what is right. Make sure they see you standing up for yourself. Children learn by example.
LISTEN to Julie Lythcott-Haims’ TED Talk, titled How to raise successful kids – without over-parenting.
READ Motherhood So White: A Memoir of Race, Gender, and Parenting in America
LISTEN to the podcast ‘Nice White Parents’ by Serial Productions and the New York Times.
ADVOCATE for all kids in school, sports, and extracurricular activities to ensure the diverse voices of all children are being heard.
INSTILL morals in young minds by doing things at home you would like them to emulate. IE: Be less wasteful. Recycle. Compost. Don’t buy things you don’t need. Be kind to those around you.
Whether you can give five minutes, five dollars or five days, your actions contribute to a positive ripple of change. Find direct links to all resources listed in our magazine below. Join the movement today!