PLNY Blog

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by Robin DiAngelo, Writer and Consultant

I am white and have been educating other white people about the meaning of race in our lives for the past 20 years. “How do I raise my children not to be racist?” is one of the most common questions I am asked by white parents. 

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While you can't visit our wonderful member schools in person, they are making it possible for you to connect virtually.

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by James P. Steyer, Founder and CEO, Common Sense

Encourage kids to ask questions about the information they’re receiving. Are there any inconsistencies in the content? Is the argument credible? Whom is the message for?

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by Melanie White, Director of College Counseling, Grace Church School

Melanie White talks about the challenges that the COVID-19 pandemic has abruptly presented. She also shares her perspective as a parent as she and her son explore this brand-new admissions landscape.

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by Jo Boaler, Professor, Stanford University; CEO, youcubed  

All students can achieve in mathematics at high levels. If we can bring about changes in mathematics teaching, many more students will enjoy mathematics, achieve at high levels, take more advanced mathematics classes and develop the quantitative literacy they need to become effective citizens in the 21st century.