Letter to the Texas Education Agency re: Urging TEA to Issue Guidance to Support Students Experiencing Homelessness August 20, 2020
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.
Letter to Dallas ISD re: Proposed K-12 Suspension Ban July 28, 2020
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.
Immigrant Children & Families
Payday & Auto Title Lending Reform
Bail Reform & Pretrial Justice
Protecting Seniors from Financial Abuse
Civil Asset Forfeiture
Clean Slate Texas
Disaster Recovery & Fair Housing
Fair Financial Services
Fines & Fees
Foster Care & Courts