Toolkit on Organizing to Combat the School-to-Prison Pipeline

Understanding the Educational System

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 Projects in the following cities: ... MORE

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 the record for everyone to ... MORE

Bullies in Blue: The Origins and Consequences of School Policing

Bullies in Blue: The Origins and Consequences of School Policing

This report from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is intended to shed light on the origins of school policing as well as the real and devastating consequences of education ... MORE

Explaining Disparity in Student Performance in Mississippi

Explaining Disparity in Student Performance in Mississippi

The report from Southern Echo, Explaining Disparity in Student Performance: Race, Class, Critical Teacher Shortage, Student Performance and School District Ranking, provides analyses of Mississippi data to show the intense ... MORE

School Pushout: Impacts on students with special needs and their families

School Pushout: Impacts on students with special needs and their families

This workshop from Advocates for Equity in Schools highlights the Special Needs student population, which are often among the most common targets of the school-to-prison pipeline. It offers linkages to ... MORE

Historic Timeline of Public Education in the U.S.

Historic Timeline of Public Education in the U.S.

Author: Race Forward This Historic Timeline of Public Education in the US chronicles major legislative impacts to the educational system. This resource is valuable in it’s holistic overview of the ... MORE

Institutionalized Bullying: Expanding beyond Peer Bullying

Institutionalized Bullying: Expanding beyond Peer Bullying

DRUM (Desis Rising Up and Moving) offers this youth-based workshop to develop an understanding of institutionalized racism, recognize the systemic framework of oppression in schools and create a safe space ... MORE

Youth Justice Coalition – History of Public Education and Who has benefitted 1600-2011

Youth Justice Coalition – History of Public Education and Who has benefitted 1600-2011

In this extensive 133-page PowerPoint, the Youth Justice Coalition illustrates the direct and indirect ties of the history of public education to christianity, capitalism, colonization and patriotism. This work makes ... MORE

Southern Echo – The Hampton Plan History

Southern Echo – The Hampton Plan History

The Hampton Plan History is a one-page timeline that explains how the education system designed a strategic plan in 1868 to create the Achievement Gap in Southern states as the ... MORE