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How to fight stereotyping

Stereotyping has become a common trend due to the media and internet. Here are some ways in which we can help to fight stereotyping.

 

  1. Talk to your child about different cultures.
  1. Help your child identify gender stereotypes in the media.
  1. Keep an eye out for stereotypes about age, race, gender and beauty.
  1. Talk to your child about how they see themselves.
  1. Introduce your child to story characters and real people who take part in all kinds of activities.
  1. Speak out against stereotypes or absences in the media.

 

This book addresses stereotypes and is a wonderful way to introduce the term to any age level.