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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…

Demanding Dignity in Our Schools: Calling for Full Implementation of SWPBIS in LAUSD South LA Schools

Demanding Dignity in Our Schools: Calling for Full Implementation of SWPBIS in LAUSD South LA Schools

This report from Community Asset Development Re-defining Education (CADRE), Public Counsel Law Center and Mental Health Advocacy Services, Inc. reviews Los Angelse Unified School District (LAUSD)…

Redefining Dignity in Our Schools: A Shadow Report on SWPBIS in South LA, 2007-2010

Redefining Dignity in Our Schools: A Shadow Report on SWPBIS in South LA, 2007-2010

This report from CADRE, Mental Health Advocacy Services and Public Counsel Law Center looks at the degree to which schools in South Los Angeles are…

Student-Parent Handbook: School Discipline, School Pushout, Student-Parent Handbook

Student-Parent Handbook: School Discipline, School Pushout, Student-Parent Handbook

This Model Student and Parent Handbook for schools and districts from Southern Echo in Mississippi is where the rules and regulations are set out on…

Boston Public Schools Student Rights App

Boston Public Schools Student Rights App

The Boston Student Advisory Council (BSAC) created the Boston Student Rights App which was designed by and for students of the Boston Public Schools.  The…

The Right to Remain A Student

The Right to Remain A Student

A disturbing trend has emerged in California—police officers are stationed in schools and are replacing educators as disciplinarians for minor offenses and student behavior issues.…

Teachers Talk: School Culture, Safety and Human Rights

Teachers Talk: School Culture, Safety and Human Rights

NESRI and Teachers Unite Report shares finding from teacher surveys and focus groups about school climate, perspectives on disciplines, and solutions to environment and discipline…

CADRE/NESRI: Bringing A Human Rights Vision to Public Schools: A Training Manual for Organizers

CADRE/NESRI: Bringing A Human Rights Vision to Public Schools: A Training Manual for Organizers

NESRI and CADRE Training manual introduces the concept of human rights, how they apply to the right to education in the US, and the ways…