Category Archives: Social Justice

Conversation Starters – Race, Racism & Resistance

Titles currently available in the ASIJ ES Library

“To counter bias, research from Harvard University recommends acknowledging and naming race and racism with children as early and as often as possible. Children’s books are one of the most effective and practical tools for initiating these critical conversations; and they can also be used to model what it means to resist and dismantle oppression.​” Source:

More titles to consider when starting conversations about race, racism and resistance.