What if all the kids are white? : anti-bias multicultural education with young children and families / Louise Derman-Sparks, Patricia G. Ramsey, with Julie Olsen Edwards ; foreword by Carol Brunson Day.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Derman-Sparks, Louise.
Other Authors: Ramsey, Patricia G., Edwards, Julie Olsen.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Teachers College Press, c2006.
Series:Early childhood education series (Teachers College Press)
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Why a book about White children?
  • Ideals in practice
  • PART I: IDENTITY AND RACISM: A short history of White racism in the United States
  • How children construct White identities
  • Fostering children's identities
  • Exploring White identities with staff and families
  • A tale of two centers: episode one
  • PART II: MAKING CONNECTIONS AND BECOMING ACTIVISTS: A short history of White resistance to racism in the United States
  • How children learn about racism and anti-racism
  • Fostering children's caring and activism
  • Cultivating caring and activism with staff and families
  • A tale of two centers: episode two
  • Appendix A: Children's books and curriculum resources
  • Appendix B: Organizations and web sites
  • Appendix C: Selected White anti-racism activists in the 20th and 21st centuries
  • Appendix D: What do trees have to do with peace?