What is Black?

The Talk

Episode Summary

Dr. Janie Ward is a Professor and Chair Education and Africana Studies at Simmons University and the author of [*The Skin We're In: Teaching Our Children to be Emotionally Strong, Socially Smart and Spiritually Connected*][1] (Free Press/Simon and Schuster, 2000). During this episode, we discuss The Talk, strategies on to have The Talk with our children and the four-step model to help children resist racism.

Episode Notes

Dr. Janie Ward is a Professor and Chair Education and Africana Studies at Simmons University and the author of The Skin We're In: Teaching Our Children to be Emotionally Strong, Socially Smart and Spiritually Connected (Free Press/Simon and Schuster, 2000). During this episode, we discuss The Talk, strategies on to have The Talk with our children and the four-step model to help children resist racism.

To learn more about Dr. Janie Ward go to http://www.simmons.edu/Faculty/Janie-Ward.