Tag Archives: Border Crossers

5 Myths of Talking Race With Young Children – RIISE repost

RIISE thanks Jaime-Jin Lewis, Executive Director of Border Crossers for debunking the myths and giving us tools…   I get a lot of mixed feedback when I say that adults need to learn to speak openly about race with young children. They are afraid of spoiling their childhood or crushing their natural curiosities. However, when […]

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RIISE Podcast: Talking Race with Border Crossers=Partying with a Purpose

RIISE has lunch with Jaime-Jin Lewis, Executive Director at Border Crossers & RIISE contributor, to discuss the important social justice & equity work BC develops to support teachers in the classroom. We also chat about BC’s Springtime Gala this Thursday, May 8 in NYC and why you should be there. Racial & social justice work […]

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Join the Celebration! RIISE Community Partner Award @ Border Crossers Springtime Gala 5/7

So RIISE is being recognized as a Community Partner! Wow! So cool. You just do what you do, and hope is supports at least one person. So it is rather strange to be recognized by an organization that is as bold and essential in education as Border Crossers. We are even mentioned in a recent […]

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