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Black lives matter at school : an uprising for educational justice

Author: Denisha Jones; Jesse Hagopian; Opal Tometi
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Haymarket Books, 2020. ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An essential collection of essays, interviews, poems, resolutions, and more from educators, students, and activists who have been building the Black Lives Matter at School movement across the country, including a foreword by Black Lives Matter co-founder Opal Tometi.
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Genre/Form: Essays
History
Interviews
Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Black lives matter at school
(OCoLC)1235341674
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Denisha Jones; Jesse Hagopian; Opal Tometi
ISBN: 9781642592702 1642592706 9781642593891 1642593893
OCLC Number: 1144112590
Description: xv, 316 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Making Black Lives Matter at School / Jesse Hagopian --
Black Lives Matter at School: historical perspectives / Brian Jones --
How one elementary school sparked a movement to make Black Students' Lives Matter / Wayne Au and Jesse Hagopian --
From Philly with love: Black Lives Matter at School goes national / Tamara Anderson --
Organizing the national curriculum / Christopher Rogers --
MapSO Freedom School and the statewide and national Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action Organizing / Awo Okaikor Aryee-Price --
Letter in solidarity with Black Lives Matter at School --
Black Lives Matter to the Chicago Teachers Union: an interview with Jennifer Johnson / Jennifer Johnson --
Pushing our union to do antiracist work: Los Angeles Teachers Union tackles racial justice / Cecily Myart-Cruz and Erika Jones --
Sample union endorsements --
The struggle for union support in New York City: an interview with Myrie / Myrie --
Successes and challenges garnering state and local union support in Howard County, Maryland: an interview with Erika Strauss Chavarria / Erika Strauss Chavarria --
Seattle educators' lesson plan for city officials : defund the police and spend the money on social programs and education! / Jesse Hagopian --
Defending the Boston Teachers Union from the Boston police --
Our schools need abolitionist, not reformers / Bettina L.Love --
NYC teachers bring the Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action to the early years / Laleńa Garcia and Rosy Clark --
How to talk to young children about the Black Lives Matter guiding principles / Laleńa Garcia / Bringing the team along : when solidarity leads to progress / Makai Kellogg --
Centering the youngest Black children : an interview with Takiema Bunche-Smith / Takiema Bunche-Smith --
Organizing the Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action in New Jersey : an interview with Raquel James-Goodman / Raquel James-Goodman --
This is my education : bringing the Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action to an African American immersion school in Milwaukee / Angela Harris --
Frequently asked questions about the Week of Action --
Higher education organizing for the Week of Action : an interview with Anthony Dandridge and Kiersten Greene / Anthony Dandridge and Kiersten Greene --
White educators for Black lives / Rosie Frascella, B. Kaiser, Brian Ford, and Jeff Stone --
Solidarity with migrant families at the border --
The Week of Action goes from Philadelphia schools to higher education : an interview with Dana Morrison / Dana Morrison --
The Black Lives Matter at School pedagogy : affirming Black lives, resisting neoliberal reform, and reimagining education for liberation / Denisha Jones --
Black Lives Matter at School Year of Purpose statement --
Not just in February! reflection questions to make Black Lives Matter every day in your classroom / Awo Okaikor Aryee-Price, Maria C. Fernandez, and Christopher Rogers --
Hire more Black teachers now : a research statement from Black Lives Matter at School and Journey for Justice --
They don't know the half / Kalani Rossman --
"Tearing it down and rebuilding" : an interview with student activist Marshé Doss / Marshé Doss --
Minneapolis public schools expel the police! an interview with student leader Nathaniel Genene / Nathaniel Genene --
"Living in a future of success" : an interview with student activist Israel Presley on organizing for the Lives Matter at School Week of Action / Israel Presley --
Students deserve : the organizing work of a grassroots coalition --
Montpelier High School Racial Justice Alliance / Statement to the school board --
"It will stay up until institutional racism is over" : raising the Black Lives matter flag at Montpelier High School ; an interview with student activist Noel Riby-Williams / Noel Riby-Williams --
Black Lives Matter Student Creative Challenge 2020 submissions --
Inequity and COVID-19 / Jesse Hagopian.
Other Titles: Uprising for educational justice
Responsibility: edited by Denisha Jones and Jesse Hagopian ; foreword by Opal Tometi.

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Black Lives Matter at School connects thousands of educators around the country who are fighting racial and economic inequality in schools.  Read more...

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"The educators, students, and community activists whose stories are documented here are fighting for a transformative vision of what public schools can be, and the grassroots efforts we will need to Read more...

 
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