Message from the Director

Friends, Imagine that you were in a deep sleep, for weeks, or even a month’s long sleep. Fifteen months, in fact, of deep sleep. But your sleep was troubled, filled with trauma, disruptions, confusion and uncertainty. Imagine being keenly aware of this disturbance and...

Equity Story – Children’s Institute

On June 5 of 2020 Children’s Institute endorsed the Black Agenda Group’s declaration that Racism is a Public Health Crisis. Although Children’s Institute (CI) has supported racial and social equity, how we communicated this lacked cohesion. Over many years, a cultural...

Message from the Director

Dear Partners, We have work to do! I find myself vacillating between the joy of spring and the pleasure of an almost normal daily routine, compared to our Covid-full-lock-down existence last year at this time.  Things are getting better.  But then I swing in the total...

Spirit-Cultivating

For two Saturdays in March, I was gifted the opportunity to participate in a discussion with Rochester’s own Dr. Bettina Love, author of We Want to Do More Than Survive: Abolitionist Teaching and the Pursuit of Educational Freedom. Invited by Kilolo Moyo-White, I...