Protecting Students’ Civil Rights: What you need to know
Facebook Live Tomorrow: Protect Students Civil Rights, What You Need To Know & What You Can Do
Washington, DC | www.adc.org | April 18, 2018 | The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) is joining forces with the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, and the National Education Association (NEA) Office of General Counsel to host a Facebook Live discussion on ways to protect students’ civil rights.
Educators are reporting increased incidents of discrimination and harassment in our schools based on race, religion and national origin.
Our role in combating hate, intolerance, and discrimination is as difficult and important as ever.
Please join us for a Facebook live event with civil rights advocates from the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee, the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, and the NEA Office of General Counsel to discuss this important issue and learn what you can do to protect and strengthen the rights of students in your school and community.
7:00pm ET/4:00pm PT
Thursday, April 19
RSVP today and receive reminders closer to the day of the event.
We’ll talk about:
- Current laws that protect students from racial, religious, and national origin harassment
- Model policies that school districts can adopt to ensure protections are fully enforced
- Frequently Asked Questions when organizing around these issues
We hope you can join us on Thursday, April 19 at 7-8pm ET! Click here to RSVP today.