Educators, activists and community leaders rallied in state capitols, marched in the streets and took action in their communities to call out the danger of divesting from our communities to build walls and perpetuate fear.
Tag: Alliance to Reclaim Our Schools
Thousands of people are planning to take action on May 1st to show communities united against hate and bias and ready to stand up to ensure there are resources and opportunities for all students.
“Public schools have been denigrated for so long and this was a clear opportunity to LOVE our public schools and announce that our kids matter. Our teachers and administrators matter. Our community matters.”
Demanding less testing, more teaching and increased investment in neighborhood public schools as opposed to charters, public education supporters will stage a third national “Walk-In” at more than 2,000 public schools.
Fed up with underfunding and overtesting, educators, parents and community activists will stage a national “Walk-In” at public schools in 80 cities.
Racine, Wis., high school senior Gabe Hernandez says his community connections grew as his activism increased.
Parents, students, educators and community leaders from more than 800 schools in more than 30 cities will stage the nation’s first-ever “school walk in” tomorrow.
“This type of colonialism is not ‘reform’ – it’s anti-democratic.”
New study charges fraud and abuse connected to charter schools totals $200 million