10 ways to learn about and celebrate black history in 2019
During Black History Month and all year round, share these top books with African American characters with your child
Book your tickets now for free Black History Month screenings
Go beyond tolerance
Washington ranks 3rd... and that isn't a good thing
The early life of athlete and activist Muhammad Ali
Despite questions from extended family, a mom celebrates her homeschool experience
'I want my kids to see me speaking up — for myself, for them, for others.'
Looking for more and better options for her child, this mother moves abroad
A North Seattle mother reflects on representation and identity
Local events and organizations offer outdoor recreation for people of color
"Establishing relationships with people of color is important, but so is how you do it."
These conversations are essential to raising kind, empathetic kids
A visit to Green Lake unsettles this local mother
Local organization has launched new groups this summer with more on the way
"Children easily see, name and embrace differences, so use the momentum of their observances to talk about such topics."
"I wasn't raised to be ashamed of my heritage or my skin."
A Q&A with the head football coach of Garfield High School
The Disney adaptation isn't perfect but might be perfect for your kid
A Q&A with Seattle parent and author Ijeoma Oluo
Because diverse reads are important even when it isn't February
The newest Marvel movie is a step in the right direction
How do you cultivate compassion in children in a culture that centers vitriol and division?
What began as a punishment brought this Black family closer together
From Feb. 5–9, Seattle teachers invite families to participate in a national movement
The themes of August Wilson's civil rights-era play ring true today
How race, gender and economic inequality contribute to child sex trafficking
We can and must do better
Three years after an equity specialist was hired, progress is slow
5 black parents weigh in on the holiday and their kids
Reflections from a mom of an Asian American child who has Down syndrome
Understanding cultural appropriation with art and kids
One woman’s mission to rethink what mindfulness means
Breastfeeding journeys often look different for Black parents
We can't afford to sweep hate under the rug
"Black students are automatically seen as guilty"
A revolutionary list of social justice stories
"I know that to best process my feelings I need to create positive action"
And why shielding them can do more harm than good
"Will he call me 'mother' in Hindi or in English?"
Preparing my son for a life of random selections
Author Piyali Bhattacharya visits Elliott Bay Book Company
That’s not news, but just how bad is it?
Encourage empathy and understanding with these awesome kid's books
"Freedom's progress depends on disobedient children"
After a deeply divided election, one mom muses on moving forward
Thoughts from a mom after the 2016 election
Mothers of black boys share their fear and anxiety
Bill Gates talks with Washington State Teacher of the Year for 2016 Nate Bowling
Overcoming the pain of oppression and a lack of support to improve health and bonding for Black babies and mothers
A Seattle mom discusses how to get involved locally
Angry, confused and upset, one Seattle mom seeks advice
Building community with Families of Color