It’s the Final Day of #DSCWOA2018 but the Movement Continues

What an amazing week its been, and the work is continuing today and for the rest of the month! On social media we are highlighting Demand #5: End paddling and physical punishment in all schools. 

Sunday, Oct 28 – Day 9 Events:

Grenda, MS – Activists with a Purpose is doing an Education Teach-In and Lunch Forum with School Board Candidates from 9am-3pm. 

Winona, MS – Action Communication and Education Reform, Inc. is having a teach in and community forum from10am-12pm at Justy Street. For more info:

Other Upcoming Events

Eupora, MS – Fannie Lou Hamer Center for Change is hosting a speak out and protest of the Webster County School District at 106 Fox Ave onOctober 29th from 6pm-8pm. For more info:

Madison, WI – Freedom Inc is having an event in conjunction with the MMSD School Board Meeting at the Doyle Administration Building, 545 W. Dayton Street on October 29th from 5:00pm-9:00pm.

Minneapolis, MN – Stand up for Ed Justice is holding a parent-led school board candidate forum at UROC 2001 Plymouth Ave N on October 30th at 6:00PM. For more info:

Sunday, Oct 28 – Social Media: #DSCWoA2018 #EndSchoolPushout #CounselorsNotCops #DSCGoals2019

Think about what things you’d like to accomplish going into 2019. Let’s work to be really aspirational and powerful with what we plan to do. Part of our power is in asserting what we will make happen next year.

Demand #5: End paddling and physical punishment in all schools. Tweets:

  • FACT: Paddling and physical punishment is still legal in 19 states. 19. Think about that. #DSCGoals2019 to end corporal punishment in the U.S.! #EndSchoolPushout #DSCWoA2018
  • Our #DSCGoals2019 are to expand #RestorativeJustice in [name of your district] and to demand #CounselorsNotCops in our schools! #DSCWoA2018