Post-Election 2016

Resources for Parents and Educators

Compiled by Border Crossers

The recent presidential election has catalyzed a new wave of racism in classrooms, schools, and communities.  And the resistance has already begun.  

At Border Crossers, we’ve begun to compile some stories, tips, and resources to help us navigate the day and years ahead:

Self-Care Resources

Please secure your own oxygen mask before assisting others...

Stories from other Parents and Educators

Reach out to community.  You are not alone.

Talking about the Election with Young People

Talk about it

Creating Safe Classroom/School Communities

Be proactive in creating safe and affirming classrooms, schools, and communities

Responding to Racism

Get ready.  Have a plan in place for responding to bias and bigotry.

Resources and Book Lists