Journey for justice 2012

Organize for Community Led School Improvements

September 20, 2012
JOIN FORCES with Empower DC and Grassroots organizations from around the country coming together to fight Top-down education reform!

• September 20th (11:00am) – Rally at DCPS 1200 1st NE? Next (12:00pm) we march to the U.S. Department of Education (400 Maryland Avenue, SW) for a Rally

(Bruce-Monroe students at a vigil for their closed/demolished school)

We Demand:
• Support for Community Models of School Improvement
• A process for School Transformation that engages parents, students and the community on the Front End!
• A national moratorium on all School Closings, Turnarounds, Phase-Outs and Co-Locations
• A meeting with President Obama
• A Federal Hearing on the Impact of these policies

If you would like to join us, want more info/have questions please contact Daniel del Pielago at 202-234-9119 xt. 104 or via email at