2020 is shaping up to be a record-breaking year in every way. If Covid-19 wasn’t jarring enough, we are now dealing with rebellions and protests after several deaths of unarmed black men.[Warning!] Episode 34 discusses sensitive topics that may not be suitable for your younger children; especially, if you have not had the discussion of police brutality or racism with them yet. As a result, we have chosen to omit the Cleverly Cultured Kids segment in today’s episode.
Today’s African proverb is
“We are born from the womb of our mother; we are buried in the womb of the earth”
– from Liberia
Word of the Episode (2:35)
Matumaini means hope in Swahili.
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Grown Folks Discuss Race Relations and Civil Rights (8:36)
In episode 34 I sat down with Nia a college student with 4 younger brothers. She talked to me about what she thought about today’s race relations.
Resources to Help Parents Discuss Race With Their Children
- 6 Things I want my Brown Children to Know
- I’m Tired of Being Angry
- How To Talk To Your Kids About Race And Being Anti-Racist
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- Episode 16 – Learn to Love Math
- Episode 15 – Are You Comfortable Homeschooling
- Episode 14 – Starting a New School Year
- Episode 13 – Homeschooling As A Family
- Episode 12 – Protecting our Children part 2
- Episode 11 – Protecting Our Kids from predators
- Episode 10 – The Cleverly Cultured Kids Discuss Discipline
- Episode 9 – Important Health Tips for Kids and Families
- Episode 8 – How to Handle Stress While Homeschooling
- Episode 7 – How Do You Discipline Children?
- Episode 6 – Transitioning to Homeschool
- Episode 5 – Homeschool Coops and Support
- Episode 4 – Answers to Your Questions (Paper Vs. Computer)
- Episode 3 – Our Educational Experience
- Episode 2 – Homeschooling and Unschooling
- Episode 1 – Resolutions