On January 24th, in a decision of 5-0-3, Howard County School Board members adopted a resolution to endorse the Black Lives Matter At School Week of Action. “This act reminds Black students, families, and staff members that they are seen and valued at the highest levels of school governance. Although it is clear that there … Continue reading Howard County School Board Endorses Black Lives Matter Week of Action by Resolution
The national Black Lives Matter At School coalition’s brilliant Curriculum Committee worked this year to bring you lessons for every grade level that relate to the 13 principles of Black Lives Matter. Here now is the 2019 Curriculum Resource Guide–free, downloadable lessons to challenge racism, oppression and build happy, healthy classrooms. Visit http://www.BlackLivesMatterAtSchool.com to find … Continue reading Announcing the 2019 Curriculum Resource Guide
Black Lives Matter At School is excited to announce our new, free, downloadable coloring book for young children and all those young at heart. To download the coloring book, visit: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1OLYjlPEAyVN8BEMHL82B6LfUmp2juC05 This coloring book is designed to help teachers, students, parents and community members in their conversations about race and the core values of Black … Continue reading The Black Lives Matter At School Coloring Book–Make this year’s week of action beautiful!
Please join the Black Lives Matter At School coalition on January 25th for our last webinar before the week of action in our schools from February 4-8th. This webinar will feature BLM at School organizers from several different cities around the country to highlight some of the amazing organizing that is going on and answer … Continue reading National BLM@School Webinar: Jan 25th 8pm Eastern
The national Black Lives Matter at School coalition stands in solidarity with Los Angeles educators as they go on strike January, 14th, 2019. The demands of the United Teachers of Los Angeles (UTLA) strike are in direct support of students and parents, and are directly aligned with the four demands of the Black Lives Matter … Continue reading Black Lives Matter At School in Solidarity With UTLA & the LA Educators’ Strike
Support our fundraising effort to make a documentary film short explaining the history & goals of the Black Lives Matter At School Movement. Please donate to help us build this movement! Black Lives Matter At School started in the 2016-2017 school year as a day of action in Seattle and then became a week of … Continue reading Donate to #BlackLivesMatterAtSchool today!
By Erika Strauss Chavarria At the 2018 Maryland State Education Association (MSEA) Convention in October, the MSEA Board of Directors unanimously voted to move an NBI on behalf of the Board, endorsing the Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action that will be taking place this school year from February 4-9th. After several failed … Continue reading Maryland State Education Association Votes to Support “Black Lives Matter At School” Week of Action!