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

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District-level Materials

University Place School District

CRT in school board policy

CRT in school board policy - see attached.

Bellingham School District

EDI

Bellingham SD has an EDI page and newsletter. Newsletter and website promote The 1619 Project, BLM, whiteness studies.

Northshore School District

Letter from the Superintendent, Northshore School District

Dear Northshore Families, Mon 6/ 1/ 2020 7:08 PM I trust this note finds each of you enjoying some part of this early June week. Today, I am writing to share my thoughts as they relate to events in our community and country at this time and what our role is in making the necessary changes for all in our community and country to feel safe and healthy. “If you …

Northshore School District

Arrowhead Elementary principal says white cops have been taught to kill blacks to make the world a better place

Arrowhead Community... I can't write this week without addressing the horrific killings of Ahmaud Arbery and George Floyd. I understand that as a principal I care for a community within which there are diverse political opinions, but I can't soften what I need to say. As a public educator and citizen these racist killings horrify and traumatize me. Cell phones and social media allow us to bear witness, but as …

Clover Park School District

School board member's resignation demanded for "crack the whip" reference

A board member of the Clover Park School District has received demands to submit his resignation for using the phrase "crack the whip" during a school board meeting in which he said he was calling upon his fellow board members to do all it could it helping students graduate. An unsuccessful challenger to his position on the school board during a recent election, in a letter to the school board, …

Renton School District

Kindergarteners forced to recite daily that they "live on stolen land"

“I thought, ‘Is this really what they’re doing on the first day? Really?’ … So day three or four, I was like, I’m just going to record the beginning of class and see what happens. And sure enough, it was the same thing." “You just told my kids that they’re living on something stolen and stealing is bad. I just was in shock, actually. Like, what is happening? … [The …

Seattle Public Schools

Seattle schools accuse teachers of committing 'spirit murder' of black children

Seattle Public Schools recently held a racially charged teacher-training session that convicted US schools of committing “spirit murder” against black kids and demanded that white teachers “bankrupt [their] privilege in acknowledgment of [their] thieved inheritance.” To atone, they must self-consciously reject their “whiteness” and become dedicated “anti-racist educator[s].” Any resistance, no matter how well-argued or factually grounded, is dismissed as a reflex of white teachers’ “lizard-brain,” which makes them “afraid …

Issaquah School District

Parents livid as school’s BLM presentation teaches kids they’re racist

"Black Lives Matter presentation given to Skyline High School students in Sammamish, Washington on Sept. 29. Grades 9-12 were offered the curriculum. Among the nearly 40-slide PowerPoint, students are hit with a number of progressive political concepts like microaggressions and white privilege. They’re told of a country overwhelmed by systemic racism. If you don’t think you’re a racist, you’re taught that you’re most likely dealing with an implicit bias problem: …

Marysville School District

2nd graders taught “Cops stick up for each other. And they don’t like Black men”

2nd graders shown video saying “Cops stick up for each other. And they don’t like Black men.” School spokeswoman barks at reporter that “there really isn’t a story here, essentially, its a non-story."

Seattle Public Schools

Middle school teaches rioters are ‘freedom fighters,’ pushes bail-fund donations

A Seattle public school taught students as young as 11-years-old to refer to a riot as an “uprising” and rioters as “freedom fighters.” Students were even encouraged to donate to bail-funds that have recently been tied to helping release an accused child rapist. But, the teacher responsible for the lessons says there’s no problem with the ask. Similar lessons are planned for this school year, including advice telling students to …

Franklin Pierce School District

Teacher tells student admiring Trump is not permitted, kicks him out of classroom, misleads mom

Brendan Stanton, a middle school teacher at P.G. Keithley Middle School in Tacoma, asked students who they admired and why. One student answered President Trump. The teacher replied “The example that was shared in the chat, which I went ahead and erased for us, was not appropriate right? Especially as that individual has created so much division and hatred between people and specifically spoken hatred to many different individuals, OK?” …