Why it is vital that professionals in the early childhood field understand and be sensitive to the power of microagressions

Post your thoughts with regard to two of the following:

  • Examples of microagressions that you noticed this past week and your response or possible responses
  • How tuning in to people’s interactions and the media broadened and deepened your awareness of and sensitivity to microagressions, discrimination, prejudice, and stereotypes
  • Why it is vital that professionals in the early childhood field understand and be sensitive to the power of microagressions
  • Your thoughts with regard to Dr. Wing Sue’s statements that one of the “dangers” of microagressions is the perception that they cause minimal harm