Raising A Child of Another Race

When raising a child through transracial adoption, every experience can help teach racial identity.

A family formed through transracial adoption
No guidelines or checklists exist for learning how to instill racial pride in a child who has been adopted transracially. When my husband and I were first looking into adoption, we were much more focused on how to get a baby than on how to parent one. We read everything we could find about successfully adopting, and spoke to anyone we could on the subject. When we finally became the proud adoptive parents of our son, Ari, we plunged into ...

Deliberate parenting can make a difference in a transracial adoption.


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