What is Black?

Disrupting The Texts That Are Taught in Schools with Dr. Kimberly N. Parker

Episode Summary

In this episode, I speak with Dr. Kimberly N. Parker, educator, adolescent literacy expert and co-founder of #DisruptTexts and #31DaysIBPOC., about how she's working to disrupt the books that are taught to Black and LatinX children, her work with #Disrupttexts and tips to help parents advocate for a more inclusive curriculum in schools.

Episode Notes

In this episode, I speak with Dr. Kimberly N. Parker, educator, adolescent literacy expert and co-founder of #DisruptTexts and #31DaysIBPOC., about how she's working to disrupt the books that are taught to Black and LatinX children, her work with #Disrupttexts and tips to help parents advocate for a more inclusive curriculum in schools.

Organizations mentioned in episode:

Disrupttexts.org

Producer/Host: Jacqueline Douge

Music produced by: Manni Festo

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