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ground control parenting!

Here you’ll find ideas and inspiration from people in the know to help you raise confident, curious Black children.

“We’re not trying to be helicopter parents, but we do need to be on the tarmac, that ground control crew making sure our kids have what they need for a successful takeoff!”

Ground Control Parenting is your one-stop shop for thoughtful and practical information about parenting Black children. Here are resources to help you:

  • Spark the love of learning in your kids
  • Raise confident children who appreciate their history
  • Prepare your kids for a healthy and bright bold future
  • Stay cool, collected and joyful on your parenting journey
  • Join a village of loving supportive folks who can help you be the best parent you can be

We’ve got what you need, here and on our award-winning podcast Ground Control Parenting with Carol Sutton Lewis! Listen to episodes on your favorite platform:

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   Ground Control Parenting with Carol Sutton Lewis!

Parenting advice and inspiration for raising smart, confident Black children. Join Carol for weekly conversations with guests — familiar and new — about the joys and real work of parenting.

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