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Tools for Family Conversations

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Gun violence resources

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 has  provided numerous resources to support families in their efforts to discuss difficult topics, including:


For tips on talking to students about specific issues and movements, we recommend the resources on this page

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:

islamphobia Materials
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anti-asian bias resources


anti-racism resources


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