WEEK 2: EDUCATION
: Read this
on school segregation and bring together a small group of colleagues, family or friends to participate in one of 6 interactive activities.
: Read this quick
to better understand how America has used schools as a weapon against Native Americans. From years of coercive assimilation and historical trauma, generations of Native children find themselves suffering from subpar educational outcomes.
: Create a list of your 5 favorites books from high school. Now look at the books on your list and answer the following questions:
- Is there any racial/ethnic diversity?
- How did this list affect your viewpoint as a young student?
- Create a list of 5 books you would add to this list that you feel all students should read.
: Write a letter to your local school board or attend your next school board meeting to bring up an issue of concern.