It’s time for our country to sit up straight and listen the youth who are providing a master class in social change by building a mass multiracial movement to redefine safety and challenge structural racism.
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Local affiliates are stepping up in a big way. They are at the forefront of fighting for civil rights of our students in ways that we haven’t seen since the Civil Rights Movement.
While the fight for a permanent solution continues in the courts and in Congress, here are five things you can do for our Dreamers right now.
California is the first and only state to mandate that students be taught about the contributions of LGBTQ people in social sciences classes.
Gov. Ducey proves quite effective at implementing the DeVos privatization agenda
It’s time for honest conversation in school communities on issues of racial justice. Here are some resources and inspiration.
On the issues of tax cuts, Dreamers and career and technical training, Trump’s remarks were misleading, offensive and at odds with his record.
Dreamers and their allies, including educators, faith leaders, civil rights groups and the business community, push for Dreamer fix despite Trump, congressional gamesmanship.
“I think if we educators really want to achieve the goal of supporting youth, we are going to have to figure out how to challenge structures of racism and inequality and work collectively towards that.”
“We’ve encountered some adversity, not everyone is for the name change. But we push forward and stay positive. At the end we will prevail and what we are striving for – inclusion – is way more than what they are striving for.”