Rethinking Schools

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Rethinking Schools, a nonprofit publisher and advocacy organization, is dedicated to sustaining and strengthening public education through social justice teaching and education activism. Its resources include magazines, books, and other tools that teachers can use to promote equity and racial justice in the classroom.

Rethinking Schools is an activist publication and is committed to promoting equity through education believing that “public education is central to the creation of a humane, caring, multiracial democracy. Resources are tailored to teachers, parents and students and involve discussion about classroom practice as well as educational theory."

Domestic violence and sexual assault prevention educators working with schools will find insightful articles and hands on lessons that are appropriate when designing lessons that help to promote youth leadership, foster activism and civic engagement and reinforce lessons around gender and racial equity and other social justice issues.

 

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Thursday, 30 April 2020
This second blog post of the series from PreventConnect is about informing and advocating with funders and policymakers during this time of crisis. It spotlights Ujima’s policy efforts to support Black women and the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health’s guidance on strategic partnerships between philanthropy and grantees to best support families and communities.
Thursday, 23 April 2020
Children, youth, and families are experiencing intensified stresses and new traumas as our country and the entire world works to contain the novel coronavirus and save lives. This first blog of the series from PreventConnect unpacks the increased risks for violence in the home during this time of crisis and spotlights efforts by Center at McKinleyville in Humboldt County, CA and the National Compadres Network to support connection and care.

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