Resources

Locked Out of the Classroom: How Implicit Bias Contributes to Disparities in School Discipline

Locked Out of the Classroom: How Implicit Bias Contributes to Disparities in School Discipline

While racial segregation in schools has been unconstitutional for over fifty years, Black students continue to face discrimination in the form of excessive school discipline.…

Advocating for LGBTQ Student Rights in the Mississippi Delta Resource Guide

Advocating for LGBTQ Student Rights in the Mississippi Delta Resource Guide

This guide is intended to be used as a reference to support the creation of safe spaces for LGBT students. The materials included within should…

Facilitating Effective Interventions: Using an Early Warning Approach to Prevent Dropouts

Facilitating Effective Interventions: Using an Early Warning Approach to Prevent Dropouts

This report takes a look at why exactly students are dropping out, how to use data and proactive analytics tools to identify these key indicators,…

Case Study: Alternatives’ Restorative Justice work at Paul Robeson High School 2014-2017

Case Study: Alternatives’ Restorative Justice work at Paul Robeson High School 2014-2017

This case study lays out the implementation of Restorative Justice practices from 2014-2017 at Robeson High School in Chicago, IL. During the tenure of the…

The School Girls Deserve Report

The School Girls Deserve Report

The School Girls Deserve Report is the result of a participatory action research project (PAR) that was done in collaboration with girls, transgender and gender…

How Can You Love The Kids But Hate The Parents? 

How Can You Love The Kids But Hate The Parents? 

On the 10th anniversary of LAUSD’s adoption of SWPBIS, CADRE parents are back with their analysis, their perspective, and their side of the story. This…

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…

Death by a Thousand Cuts: Racism, School Closures, and Public School Sabatoge

Death by a Thousand Cuts: Racism, School Closures, and Public School Sabatoge

In an effort to document the harm inflicted upon communities of color by corporate education interventions, the Journey for Justice Alliance conducted Grassroots Voice Listening…

The Labor Community Strategy Center—Finally—Gets the Tanks and M-16s Out of the LA School System

The Labor Community Strategy Center—Finally—Gets the Tanks and M-16s Out of the LA School System

This May 2016 Huffington Post Blog from Eric Mann, Director of the Labor/Community Strategy Center, details the Strategy Center's “ferocious uphill organizing” that removed military…