Week of Action Nationwide Events
During the National Week of Action, communities around the country engaged in different local activities to bring people together and support local change. Read below for highlights of activities by state, or access a list of events by date. Here are examples of what communities around the country are doing.
- Organizing town hall meetings, community workshops, teach-ins or focus groups with students, parents, teachers and policy-makers to exchange ideas on school pushout.
- Testifying before local school boards or city councils about how to stop school pushout.
- Meeting with Members of Congress to advocate for federal legislation to stop pushout.
- Giving classroom lessons on human rights and the school to prison pipeline.