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Tuesday, February 1, 2022

Began during the fall of 2016 in Seattle to elevate the Black Lives Matter movement in schools focusing on these issues: ending zero-tolerance discipline and implementing restorative justice, hiring more black teachers, mandating Black history and ethnic studies in all schools and funding more counselors, not cops in schools. NEA toolkit https://www.nea.org/resource-library/black-lives-matter-school-week-action, Black Lives Matter At School Resources: https://www.blacklivesmatteratschool.com/resources.html and SEL video https://youtu.be/Et6jdXru7ow

Recommended Reading: Teaching for Black Lives https://rethinkingschools.org/books/teaching-for-black-lives/ and Black Lives Matter at School: An Uprising for Educational Justice https://bookshop.org/books/black-lives-matter-at-school-an-uprising-for-educational-justice/9781642592702