Webinar: Teaching Children About Race and Ethnicity


When:  Aug 6, 2021 from 13:00 to 14:00 (ET)


Online Instructions:
Url: https://naswinstitute.inreachce.com/Details/Information/931f9dd4-fa03-49bc-b7e7-f39b2dba426c
Login: Register at the link above using your NASW username and password.


Cost: SPS Members:  Free / NASW Members:  $20 / Non-NASW Members: $30

CE: 1 Cross Cultural Contact Hour

Presenter: Ruby M. Gourdine, MSW, DSW, LICSW, LCSW

This presentation will discuss when and how to talk  to children about race and ethnicity in a time where race is a prominent issue in society. Developmental readiness will be explored and comfort level of parents in raising the issue or responding to their child’s questions. A discussion will ensue how different racial groups may approach this discussion.

Learning Objectives:
  • To help social work practitioners assist parents to assess their comfort level in discussing issues of race with their children
  • To assist practitioners address issues of addressing race in their practice
  • To increase the comfort level in discussing race