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The strategy below comes from Graig Meyer, the program coordinator at Blue Ribbon Mentor-Advocate, a program of the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools.
The strategy will help you facilitate a meaningful “straight talk on race” with your student or mentee about the ways race and ethnicity are discussed and approached by book authors, screenwriters, song writers, media editors, and media producers. It’s important not to rush this discussion. You’ll likely facilitate it over a series of sessions.
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About Blue Ribbon Mentor-Advocate
Discussing How Race & Ethnic Issues Are Portrayed in Media
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