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Shaping Your Child’s Attitudes about Racial Tolerance

Shaping Your Child’s Attitudes about Racial Tolerance

Experts tell us it is never too early to teach our children to be more tolerant and accepting of others. Preschoolers are not colorblind and notice differences early yet they are not intrinsically prejudiced. Our challenge is to help our children stay that way by promoting respect for differences and an appreciation for diversity. Here are some ways to shape your child’s attitudes.

Why I Let My Sons Play With Dolls And Why Gender Roles Don’t Matter

Why I Let My Sons Play With Dolls And Why Gender Roles Don’t Matter

Many parents—perhaps of a different generation or political persuasion—may scoff or even disagree with my decision to encourage my sons to play with dolls and for my daughters to play with traditionally masculine toys. But there are many reasons why playing with dolls can be beneficial for kids of all genders, ages and gender identities.

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