Endorsed by 130 Education, Legal and Civil Rights Organizations and Institutions

August 5, 2021

Understanding the Attacks on Teaching
This brief (v8.5.2021) is available at kevinkumashiro.com/attacksonteaching

Endorsed by the following education, legal, and civil rights organizations and institutions:

  • = Background Brief Organizers
  • African American Policy Forum
  • California Alliance of Researchers for Equity in Education
  • Chicagoland Researchers and Advocates for Transformative Justice
  • Education Deans for Justice and Equity
  • Hawai‘i Scholars for Education and Social Justice
  • National Education Association
  • National Education Policy Center
  • Pennsylvania Education Scholars
    A Queer Endeavor
    American Association for Teaching and Curriculum
    American Association of University Professors
    American Educational Studies Association (AESA)
    American Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU) Deans of Schools of Education
    Antioch University
    Arab Resource & Organizing Center (AROC)
    Arch of Self
    Art and Resistance Through Education (ARTE)
    Aruna Global South
    Asian American Education Project
    Asian Americans United
    Badass Teachers Association
    Berkshire Conference of Women Historians
    Black & Latino Policy Institute
    Black Lives Matter at School
    Black Lives Matter at School – Iowa
    BUENO Center for Multicultural Education
    California Campus Compact
    California Chapter, National Association for Multicultural Education (CA-NAME)
    California Council on Teacher Education
    California Faculty Association
    Center for Asian American Studies, University of Massachusetts-Lowell
    Center for Culturally Responsive Practices
    Center for Education & Civil Rights, Pennsylvania State University
    Center for Education, University of La Verne
    Center for Humanities & the Arts, University of Colorado-Boulder
    Center for Multicultural Education, University of Nevada-Las Vegas, College of Education
    Center for Public Education and Community Engagement
    Center for Women’s Global Leadership, Rutgers University
    Cesar Chavez Peace and Justice of Denver
    Citizens for Global Solutions Minnesota
    Citizens for Public Schools
    Clark County Education Association Social Justice Caucus
    Coalition for a Diverse Harvard
    Coalition for Asian American Children and Families (CACF)
    Coalition for Racial Equity in the Arts + Education (crea+e)
    Coalition for the People’s Agenda, Education Committee, Louisville, KY
    Code Switch: Restorative Justice for Girls of Color
    College of Education, Minnesota State University-Mankato
    College of Education, Western Oregon University
    College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of Colorado-Denver
    Concerned Organization for Quality Education of Black & Brown Students (COQEBS)
    Connecticut Human Rights Partnership
    COR Mansfield
    Critical Studies Working Group, College of Education, Auburn University
    CUNY Brooklyn College
    Dear JCPS (Jefferson County Public Schools), Louisville, KY
    Delaware Educators for Justice and Change (DEJC)
    Department of Educational Studies, Colgate University
    Department of Educational Studies, Swarthmore College
    Division of Education, Regis University
    Education Council Consortium
    Education for Liberation Minnesota
    Faculty and Staff of the School of Education, Virginia Commonwealth University
    Families for Real Equity in Education (FREE)
    Family Voices NJ
    Fred T. Korematsu Center for Law and Equality
    Georgia Chapter, National Association for Multicultural Education (GA NAME)
    Graduate School of Education, Touro University California
    Guilford, CT Anti-Bias Anti-Racist Alliance
    Hiatt Center for Urban Education, Clark University
    Human Rights Educators USA
    Illinois Chapter, National Association for Multicultural Education (NAME Illinois)
    Illinois Families for Public Schools
    Immigrant History Initiative
    In the Public Interest
    Initiative for Race Research and Justice, Vanderbilt University
    Inland Empire Educators for Social Justice (IEESJ)
    Institute for Teaching Diversity and Social Justice
    Kalmanovitz School of Education, Saint Mary’s College of California
    Kamāwaelualani Corp.
    Kentucky Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression
    LaFetra College of Education, University of La Verne
    Latina and Latino Critical Legal Theory (LatCrit)
    Men Allied for Leadership Empowerment
    NAACP, California Hawaii State Conference
    NAACP, Kentucky State Conference
    National Center for Urban Education (NCUE), Illinois State University
    National Center for Youth Law
    National Latina/o Education Research and Policy
    National Network for Educational Renewal
    Network for Public Education Action
    New Bedford Coalition to Save Our Schools
    New York Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (NYACTE)
    Next Gen United: The Black Initiative
    No Racism in Schools #1865
    Northside Coalition of Jacksonville
    NYCLU (New York Civil Liberties Union) Education Policy Center
    NYU Metropolitan Center for Research on Equity and the Transformation of Schools
    Oakland Urban Teacher Residency Project, Mills College
    One Grandview
    Oregon Teacher Pathway Program
    Partnership for the Future of Learning
    Paulo Freire Democratic Project
    Portland State University American Association of University Professors (PSU-AAUP)
    R.E.A.L. Youth Program
    Radical Pedagogy Institute
    Radical STEMM Educators of the Bay Area
    Rethinking Schools
    San Francisco Association for Bilingual Education
    Save Our Schools Kentucky
    School of Education and Counseling Psychology, Santa Clara University
    School of Education and Human Development, University of Colorado-Denver
    School of Education, Loyola Marymount University
    School of Education, SUNY Cortland
    School of Education, Syracuse University
    School of Education, University of Colorado-Boulder
    Showing Up for Racial Justice Rhode Island (SURJ-RI)
    South Milwaukee Education Association
    Teach About Women
    Teachers 4 Social Justice
    Teaching for Change
    Texas Faculty Association
    The New 3Rs
    To Be Heard Foundation
    TODOS: Mathematics for ALL
    Towards an Anti-Racist North Kingstown (TANK)
    UCLA Center X
    University and College Consortium for Human Rights Education
    Virginia Chapter, National Association for Multicultural Education (VANAME)
    Writers for Democratic Action
    Xicanx Institute for Teaching & Organizing (XITO)
    YURI Education Project
    Zinn Education Project