Five Videos for Starting a Conversation About Restorative Justice Circles

One of the challenges of combatting zero tolerance policies and practices in schools requires providing an alternative methods of dealing with conflicts between students, students and teachers, and the lack of a positive and supportive school climate. Central Valley Movement Building supports and advocates the use of the restorative justice models in schools and districts with a particular focus on what…

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California City Parents Develop Strong LCAP Recommendations for Mojave School District

In just over a year, parents in California City have made great progress in organizing and advocating for Black and Brown students in Mojave Unified School District. Parents formed a group now called the Cal City-Parents Student Association (CCPSA). This year, working closely with the Dolores Huerta Foundation (DHF) in Bakersfield and the Central Valley Movement Building, parents started…

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