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LAT, NYT, takes note as LAUSD takes decisive step away from punitive law enforcement actions

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 2:57pm
After more than two years, Community Rights Campaign and allies Public Counsel have secured a comprehensive school police policy reform to decriminalize student discipline, currently in effect in the new school year.

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6 Months after the release of ‘Black, Brown, and Over-policed in L.A. Schools

Fri, 05/16/2014 - 7:32pm
In the fall, the Community Rights Campaign released our report with explicit recommendations for LAUSD to put in place concrete and lasting policies to decriminalize student behavior on campus and to ensure that criteria are in place to properly define and limit the role of police at school.

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Is this LCAP for Justice?

Thu, 05/15/2014 - 2:49pm
We need innovation not incarceration. LAUSD let's end the cycle criminalizing Black and Brown students. The new funds from Prop 30 and the Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF) is supposed to help schools with the highest rates of poverty, foster care, and English-Language Learner students to reach an even playing filed for educational justice. Join us for the LAUSD LCAP Public Hearing Tuesday, June 17th. 4pm @ 333 S Beaudry.

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