What You Did
21,383 Members Participated
4,951 Tweets Shared
This campaign is currently closed, but will be back soon!
In case you, missed it, here’s what happened:
Students are the victims of harsh discipline practices every day. Students of color, LGBTQ students, and students with disabilities are punished more harshly and more often than their peers for the same behavior. During our Week of Action, you tweeted powerful stories, and customized facts, at your state school board using #Suspended4WHAT !
Members also used art to share their own suspension stories, through Suspended for What?: Create
Five members even met with their school administration to get new, more fair policies adopted in their schools. Check out more of the highlight reel here.
"The fact that NM's school system is still set on color and race breaks my heart. I want to make a change."
Danya3/5 days. It feels amazing to be doing the right thing
Malik tweeted 5 real, powerful stories to his state’s school board. Way to go, Malik! Here's what he had to say.
"This campaign is important to me because the goal of DoSomething's campaign was believable, and also Inspiring."