Keira Relph, age 6 – Women’s March 2017
If you’re wondering how to talk to your children about the current POTUS, wondering what you can do to foster an interest in activism, or want to teach your children to be kind to all humans, then welcome to the club. Below is a list of articles and blog posts regarding raising kids in the era of Trump, compiled for you by your friendly Punk Mamas!
This is the first page in a series of resources aimed at providing information and resources for raising kids in the era of Trump. Stay tuned for a list of children’s books, which will be coming soon!
Advice from psychologists on raising kids well in Trump’s America; Huffington Post
Be the heroes our children need in the Trump era; The Tennessean
Calling Obama ‘one of the best parenting examples,’ dad offers child rearing tips for the Trump era; The Blaze
How to talk to kids about hatred and hostility in the Trump era; Slate
I’m Terrified of Raising a Boy in Trump’s America
In Trump era, monkey see, monkey do isn’t child’s play; Human Rights Center, UC Berkeley School of Law
My view: Parenting with privilege in the era of Trump; Deseret News
Parenting in the era of Trump; San Francisco Chronicle
Parenting in the Trump era: How to prepare your child for racial and ethnic violence without ruining their innocence; Dr. Candice M.D.
Raising kids in a Donald Trump era; Valley Stream Mom
Seven strategies for raising confident girls in the Trump era; Mashable
Talk honestly with children about race in the Donald Trump era; U.S. News
Teaching out children to think critically in the Trump era; American Institute for Learning and Human Development
What happens to my children’s identity now?; Independent
Wise advice from Brené Brown on talking with our kids about political rhetoric; Chicago Now
I’m sure this list will grow, so check back soon! And if we left a good source off the list, please share it with us in a comment below!