Seg. 1: Kids And Identity. Seg. 2: The Jewish American Paradox
Segment 1: Teaching kids about identity.
Concepts like race, gender and social class can be difficult concepts to address — even for adults. So how do you talk to children about those ideas?
- Annie Watson, Director of Early Education and Parent Success, Turn The Page KC
- Niki Williams, case worker, reStart Inc.
- Samara Crawford-Herrera, Manager of Partnerships, Advocacy & Engagement, KC Public Schools
Segment 2, beginning at 37:10: What does it mean to be Jewish in America?
If the concepts that have historically defined Jewish American identity are changing, where will a sense of communal Jewishness come from 50 years from now? On this episode, we explore that question with author and Kansas City native, Robert Mnookin.
- Robert Mnookin, author, The Jewish American Paradox: Embracing Choice in a Changing World