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Schott Foundation: A 30-year Fight for School Funding Equity Ends in a Resounding Victory

Schott Foundation: A 30-year Fight for School Funding Equity Ends in a Resounding Victory April 09, 2021

The 2021-22 New York State budget meets a thirty-year-old demand and thirteen-year-old broken promise: equitably fund New York State’s public schools so that no matter what zip code a child resides

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Frame our Future: Discussing Principles for Data Analytics In Education

Frame our Future: Discussing Principles for Data Analytics In Education February 18, 2021

This is a critical conversation that we need to be having in education and as a society. I genuinely hope you will be part of the discussion and seek solutions

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Black History Readings for 2021

Black History Readings for 2021 February 04, 2021

#BlackHistoryMonth has too often been reduced to lists of Black Firsts (with no mention of the social context these people and their accomplishments came out of),

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DSC Statement on the latest #AssaultAt, this time in Florida

DSC Statement on the latest #AssaultAt, this time in Florida February 01, 2021

For Immediate Release Contact: Tafari Melisizwe, Communications Coordinator [email protected] | www.dignityinschools.org DSC Statement on the latest #AssaultAt, this time in Florida #AssaultAtLibertyHS #FireEthanFournier

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Peoples’ Think Tank Seeking Project Coordinator (Temporary, Part Time)

Peoples’ Think Tank Seeking Project Coordinator (Temporary, Part Time) February 01, 2021

Location Flexible About the People’s Think Tank The People’s Think Tank (PTT) is an intersectional movement space for re-imagining a radically democratic future, fiscally sponsored by the Schott Foundation for

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CJSF – Recommendations on School Climate, Discipline, and Safety

CJSF – Recommendations on School Climate, Discipline, and Safety January 20, 2021

Repost from December 18, 2020 These recommendations are sent on behalf of the Communities for Just Schools Fund (CJSF). Our 60 partner

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DSC Statement on DeVos’ Resignation

DSC Statement on DeVos’ Resignation January 14, 2021

Betsy DeVos resigned last week. You can read her resignation letter here (courtesy: Politico): Let us not be confused. While it

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Give at the Grassroots: an End of Year Message from our New Program Director, Ruth Idakula!

Give at the Grassroots: an End of Year Message from our New Program Director, Ruth Idakula! December 18, 2020

Over the past 14 years, DSC has partnered with grassroots organizations across the country to dismantle the school-to-prison pipeline and support a growing movement for education and racial justice.

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Police-Free School Town Hall Today!

Police-Free School Town Hall Today! December 17, 2020

DSC Members Advocates for Justice and Education and the Every Student, Every Day Coalition are hosting a Town Hall today about Police-Free Schools. Thursday, December 17th @ 5:30pm Eastern

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Watch: Secretary of Education for Whom?

Watch: Secretary of Education for Whom? December 16, 2020

It wasn’t hard to dislike outgoing Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. Among many things, DeVos amplified destructive tendencies (gut/privatize/entrench disparities under the guise of ‘efficiency, choice, and

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