What it’s like
“It made sense as a Black kid in a mostly white school not to show confusion, and to disprove false stereotypes about my smarts. I had to know everything, and do everything right, to command respect.”
“Elijah came with me to his IEP meetings. At first, he would just sit there quietly, taking things in. But by middle school, he began to be more vocal about his needs.”
Top tips for managing screen time: Keep devices in a common area, turn off screens an hour before bedtime, and create a screen time contract.