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

Using Participatory Action Research

YPAR Hub: Young People Empowered to Change the World

YPAR Hub: Young People Empowered to Change the World

This website is devoted to helping users redefine who has the expertise to: 1) produce knowledge to our world, 2) provide skills in inquiry, evidence and presentation that are important ... MORE

Beyond Zero Tolerance: Discipline and Policing in Pennsylvania Public Schools

Beyond Zero Tolerance: Discipline and Policing in Pennsylvania Public Schools

ACLU of Pennsylvania Report offers history of zero tolerance policies, analysis of PA school discipline data and data re: police in schools, and recommendations for reform. ... MORE

Youth Build – Restorative Justice Through PAR

Youth Build – Restorative Justice Through PAR

This 2016 YouthBuild Charter School of California slideshow highlights primary components of RJ, curriculum strategies to build RJ culture, and how to use PAR to engage the community and build ... MORE

Restoring Justice to Our Schools Report (2016)

Restoring Justice to Our Schools Report (2016)

New Settlement Parent Action Committee Report outlines findings of a PAR project that seeks insights from parents and students how to sustain changes in school discipline after the Study Safety Act of 2012 ... MORE

Denver Community Accountability Report Card 2016

Denver Community Accountability Report Card 2016

On April 2016 our member Padres y Jovenes Unidos released their 5th Annual Denver Community Accountability Report Card and awarded Denver Public Schools an overall C+ for the 2014-15 school ... MORE

Pushed Out: Youth Voices on the Droupout Crisis in Philadelphia (2011)

Pushed Out: Youth Voices on the Droupout Crisis in Philadelphia (2011)

The methodology (starts pg. 165) involves primary data collection and classification and is included more to exemplify the collection and organization of data rather than a direct resource for participatory research. ... MORE

Telling it like it is: Miami Youth Speak Out on the School to Prison Pipeline

Telling it like it is: Miami Youth Speak Out on the School to Prison Pipeline

The Advancement Project, Power U Center presentation of survey data in comic form about Miami students' experiences with harsh school discipline. Also brings in research from other sources ... MORE

Teachers Talk: School Culture, Safety and Human Rights

Teachers Talk: School Culture, Safety and Human Rights

NESRI and Teachers Unite Report shares finding from teacher surveys and focus groups about school climate, perspectives on disciplines, and solutions to environment and discipline issues ... MORE

CADRE/NESRI: Bringing A Human Rights Vision to Public Schools: A Training Manual for Organizers

CADRE/NESRI: Bringing A Human Rights Vision to Public Schools: A Training Manual for Organizers

NESRI and CADRE Training manual introduces the concept of human rights, how they apply to the right to education in the US, and the ways in which human rights can ... MORE