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Model Policies to Fight Criminalization

Model Policies to Fight Criminalization

The Dignity in Schools Campaign has developed an updated set of Model Policies to Fight Criminalization that build on recommendations from our Model Code on…

Civil Rights Data Collection Webinar Slides

Civil Rights Data Collection Webinar Slides

This resource presents 2014-2018 slides from a CRDC webinar about how to access and analyze federal school discipline data for use in advocacy work. The…

Engage for Ed Equity: A Toolkit for School Communities on the Every Student Succeeds Act

Engage for Ed Equity: A Toolkit for School Communities on the Every Student Succeeds Act

The Dignity in Schools Campaign, Partners for Each and Every Child, and the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc, have developed this toolkit to serve as a…

Federal School Discipline Guidance Resources

On January 8, 2014, the U.S. Department of Justice and the Department of Education jointly released a school discipline guidance package. The materials included were…

Culturally Relevant Curriculum and Culturally Responsive Schools Toolkit
National Week of Action Media Organizing Toolkits: 2015-2017

National Week of Action Media Organizing Toolkits: 2015-2017

The three packets for each year (2015-2017) include tips for using social media, how to generate media coverage, and sample press releases/call scripts to be…

School Discipline Myths and Facts

School Discipline Myths and Facts

This fact sheet published by the National Education Policy Center, Annenberg Institute for School Reform and the Dignity in Schools Campaign, dispels myths and presents…

ESSA (Every Student Succeeds Act) – School Climate Provisions
ESSA (Every Student Succeeds Act) – State Plans

ESSA (Every Student Succeeds Act) – State Plans

This tool, co-authored by the NAACP Legal Defense Fund (LDF), details recommendations that parents, students, educators, advocates and other stakeholders can present to state education…

Counselors Not Cops Platform and Resource Guide

Counselors Not Cops Platform and Resource Guide

These DSC recommendations build on our Model Code and are based on best practices, research and experiences of students, parents, intervention workers, peace-builders and…