Helping Children Develop a Positive Racial Identity After Transracial Adoption

When you adopt a child of a different race, you have a responsibility to help him or her understand race and racism. Adoption experts, adoptive parents, and transracial adoptees share their perspectives on developing a positive racial identity.

A stack of books the celebrate diversity in multiracial families

Celebrating Diversity: Great Reads Featuring Multiracial Families

Children’s books featuring kids and adults of diverse backgrounds and ethnicity serve two purposes: They show kids that families “come in all sizes and colors,” and they are self-affirming for children of multiracial families. Here are some of our favorites, age by age.