Letter concerning the needs of homeless students during the COVID-19 pandemic as school commences. Sent by Texas Appleseed, Intercultural Development Research Association (IDRA), and Disability Rights Texas.
A letter from Texas Organizing Project, Texas Appleseed, and the Texas Criminal Justice Coalition to the Dallas ISD Board of Trustees in support of its proposed suspension ban. We applaud the DISD Board of Trustees for opening the discussion of a K-12 suspension ban, and our letter also offered our recommendations for policies and practices.


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