Leading Educator Ambassadors for Equity Urge Betsy DeVos to Keep School Discipline Guidance
A distinguished and diverse group of educators has written U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to express support for the School Discipline Guidance Package issued by the Education Department and Department of Justice in 2014, and to urge the Secretary not to rescind or weaken it.
Schools should serve, educate, empower and — above all — be safe for all students. But today our students’ civil rights are increasingly under attack around the country. We’re coming together to fight back by providing resources to help school districts protect students, and by taking legal action when they fail in that duty.