State-wide Materials (political activism, false facts, critical race theory, etc)

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District-level Materials

Prescott Unified District

School lets students miss class to attend equity consultant's activism event

The Launch Pad's Teen Advisory Council (https://thelaunchpadteencenter.org/teen-advisory-council/) has organized an event with Eric Bailey (http://baileyinnovationgroup.com/eric) that allows student to miss several classes to attend. It has been promoted through school email to students and parents, daily announcements in school, and flyers. The first event, held last Fall was not open to adults but only teenagers. This upcoming event on Monday April 19 is open to students, giving them the opportunity …

Litchfield Elementary District

Critical Race Theory according to Ibram X. Kendi adopted by Litchfield Elementary School District lesd79.org

On December 8, 2020, Litchfield Elementary School District Governing Board, largely without any public input, adopted an Equity Statement, which includes the statement, "We subscribe to author Ibram X. Kendi’s definition: “One either allows racial inequities to persevere, as racist, or confronts racial inequities, as an antiracist. There is no in-between safe space of “not racist”. Shortly thereafter, the District produced what appears to be a Policy Manual, The Transformational …

Chandler Unified District

Chandler spends $420,000 on for-profit Equity consultant while asking taxpayers for more money

Corwin’s “Deep Equity” program appears to have been first promoted by the Arizona School Board Association (ASBA) in 2017. At the time, Dr. Adama Sallu, participated in the ASBA event as an “Equity Expert.” One year later, Sallu was hired as the Director of Equity and Inclusion for Chandler Unified.... Jose Borrajero, founder of the Arizona People’s Lobbyist, a legislative watchdog group asked, “Why do we have to spend so …