We’ve done the research for you and written three digestible articles to help you navigate the world as the parent or educator of a mixed race child.
Most sections include quotes from our interviews with real mixed race people. You can find some of their profiles on our Mixed Who? page.
If you are interested in reading further, try starting with our recommended books for adults and check out our glossary for more links and references.
What does Mixed Race Studies say about race? How much do children really understand about race and racism? Do mixed race people experience racism? What is the best way for my mixed race child to identify?
What are the common challenges mixed race people face in the United States? Where do mixed race people belong? How can I help my mixed race child face questions about their appearance?
How can I help my mixed race child be confident in their identity? What can I do to improve my child’s experience navigating the world as a mixed race person? How do I foster pride in all parts of my child’s identity?