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Tools for Family Conversations

We know it can be hard to know what to say to your children about bias, bigotry, and violence. We hope the following resources can help get you started.


The Anti-Defamation League provides numerous resources to support families in their efforts to discuss these difficult topics, including:


In addition, we recommend the following resources:


Gun violence resources

islamphobia Materials
Holocaust Materials

Students in California learn about the Holocaust and other genocides in 10th grade. AUSD high schools often try to bring Holocaust survivors in to speak to students, but it isn't always possible. Families who would like their students to read or listen to the stories of Holocaust survivors can find testimonies on the following websites: