Updates

Dignity in Schools Campaign Statement on #Ferguson
08/22/2014

Youth, parents, educators and advocates from the Dignity in Schools Campaign have come together in response to the tragedy in Ferguson, Missouri on August 9, 2014.

DSC Meets with Portland Public Schools Superintendent to Discuss School Pushout
08/20/2014

Dignity in Schools Campaign (DSC) members from 15 states convened in Portland, Oregon this month for a three day training and strategy session around the Solutions Not Suspensions call for a Moratorium on Out of School Suspensions and the DSC Model Code on Education and Dignity. 

#NYC Youth Speak Out! Rethink #SchoolDiscipline #SolutionsNotSuspensions
08/19/2014

DSC Contributor: Sarah Riley
 
Steven McSweeney School is a District 75 school in the Bronx -- District 75 schools serve students with special needs and provide support services that are unavailable in traditional high schools.
 

New Codes of Conduct in Syracuse, NY and Paterson, NJ
07/25/2014

On July 9th, the Syracuse School Board approved an agreement to reduce out-of-school suspensions, implement alternative approaches to discipline, and ensure that schools reduce racial disparities and discrimination against children of all races and abilities.