Resources

Comments on Title I–Improving the Academic Achievement of the Disadvantaged–Supplement Not Supplant

Comment letter on Supplement not Supplant requirement under Title I Improving Academic Achievement of Disadvantaged Students (November 7, 2016) (provides recommendations on how to strengthen…

DSC Support letter for 2014 School Discipline Guidance

Comment letter in response to 2014 School Discipline Guidance (May 15, 2018) (implores to Department of Justice and Department of Education to maintain the school…

DSC ESSA Presentation

Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Implementation Oversight Opportunities PowerPoint Presentation (May 23, 2019) (offers tips on how local advocates can make sure their state is…

DSC Comment Letter – ESSA Regulations

Comment letter on ESSA Accountability and State Plans Proposed Regulations (August 1, 2016) (asks DOE to strengthen the proposed regulations relating to school climate and…

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…

Suspended Education in Pittsburgh Public Schools 2015-6

Suspended Education in Pittsburgh Public Schools 2015-6

This report gives an overview of out-of-school suspensions in the district, and draws attention to two particular areas of concern: suspensions of our youngest learners,…

Police in Schools are Not the Answer to School Shootings

Police in Schools are Not the Answer to School Shootings

Police in Schools Are Not the Answer to School Shootings A joint issue brief of: Advancement Project Alliance for Educational Justice Dignity in Schools Campaign…