Creating inclusive cultures is a critically important business imperative as the demographics of the US become more diverse and as organizations operate increasingly in global contexts. If we are to work effectively together we must learn to understand, appreciate and accept differences. Our strength lies in our diversity. This book outlines 8 steps for the personal inclusion journey in a delightful book of quotes from voices as diverse as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to Seneca. Hardcover. 189 pages.
12 months - 4 years. Each of these bilingual stories introduce language and learning to young children. These books are noted for their educational value, delightful photos, and wonderful illustrations. This set is a great addition to your classroom library. Set of 8 board books.
3 years & up. Each of the four puzzles in this set show a real image of a diverse group of friends or family. This set of puzzles promotes problem-solving skills. Use these puzzles in the classroom for a lesson about the importance of diversity and inclusion. Features include a tabbed corner for easy piece removal and photo underneath pieces for guided assembly. Puzzles each have 14 pieces and measure 9" x 12".
3 years & up. Through the exchanges between a little girl born in China and her adoptive parent, this book offers an inspiring message to adoptive parents and children all over the world. Paperback. 32 pages.
18 months & up. These six friends ready to go on adventures along with the neighborhood's dog and cat! These figures in brightly colored clothing are great for role-playing activities and developing oral language skills. Encourage dramatic play and fine motor functions with this easy to grip set of neighborhood friends. Use these figures in a lesson about the importance of diversity, friendship, and getting along. Each friend measures 2 3/4" tall and twists at the waist.
2 years & up. Real photos of adorable children in fun poses make up this set of 4 puzzles. Designed for toddlers, the chunky puzzle pieces and images underneath each piece will help increase visual perception and build fine motor skills. Each 3 piece puzzle measures 9" x 12".
4 years & up. From brass to woodwind instruments, this series of books looks at different categories of musical instruments and shows how they are played around the world. Set of 6. 24 pages each. Paperback.
3 years & up. Celebrate the diverse family groups that make up our world! Positive, clear text helps emergent readers understand different family relationships, while recognizing the bonds that all families share. Set of 4 books.
Includes: 3 jingle sticks, 2 pairs tap-tap blocks, 2 pairs of sand blocks, 2 frame drums, 6 pairs of rhythm sticks, 1 cymbal, 4 wrist bells, 1 triangle, 2 crow sounders, 2 pairs of maracas and instructional DVD. Please note: If an instrument becomes unavailable, a suitable substitute may be found as a replacement to complete the set.
Birth & up. Celebrate diversity with these huggable fabric dolls. Sweet, sleeping faces make them fast friends! Each doll possesses baby safe embroidered features. Two dolls wear ruffled bonnets while two others wear nightcaps. Their plush exterior makes them soft, snuggly friends for your young children. Each doll is machine washable. Each measures 10"H.
3 years & up. Introduce career choices to your children with these Vinyl Career Figures dressed in brightly colored uniforms. Add these figures to any dramatic play or block center for endless imaginative play. Use these figures for an interactive lesson about career choices. Go over each occupation and help children identify what they might want to do after their education. These sturdy figures are made of solid vinyl. Each stands easily and is hand-painted for realistic detail. The tallest figure is 5" tall.
3 years & up. Encourage role play and add realism to doll house activities. This multi-generational Hispanic family of 8 is made of solid vinyl, with realistic detailing. Each figure is free standing, with the tallest measuring 5"H.
3 years & up. Encourage role play and add realism to doll house activities. This multi-generational family of 8 is made of solid vinyl, with realistic detailing. Each figure is free standing, with the tallest measuring 5"H. Also excellent for use in block play area.
3 years & up. Encourage dramatic play and add realism to dollhouse activities with this fun Family Play Set. This family dressed in bright colors features ages ranging from an infant to grandparents. Use these figures for an interactive storytime or to teach your children about different generations of your family. This family of eight is made of solid vinyl, with realistic detailing. Each figure is free-standing, with the tallest measuring 5"H.