News & Events

Oct 1

We are thrilled about the multiple Growing Fairness screenings sponsored by our DSC allies for the Week of Action Against School Pushout!

Wednesday, Oct. 2, Washington DC @ Thurgood Marshall Center hosted by our friends at Critical Exposure

Friday, Oct. 4, Inglewood, Los Angeles @ Chuco's hosted by our friends at Youth Justice Coalition

Friday, Oct. 4, THE BRONX @ Bronx Museum of the Arts hosted by us!

Growing Fairness teaser from Teachers Unite on Vimeo.

Oct 1

Dignity in Schools Campaign's National Week of Action on School Pushout: Day 4!

Today we are focusing on how pushout impacts LGBTQ Youth. Check out this testimony: We Push Back and watch the short video below to learn more.

Sep 30

Week of Action: Day 3 September 30, 2013

The Civil Rights Data Collection (CRDC) finds youth of color not only face harsher discipline than White students, but they are more often referred to law enforcement. Watch DSC’s new video on racial disparities at Push back against #SchoolPushout and check your local schools’ suspension rates


Bronx Film Screening: Growing Fairness

Please join Teachers Unite for a film screening and discussion as part of the Dignity in Schools Campaign's Week of Action.

Growing Fairness: Building Community and Resisting the School-to-Prison Pipeline with Restorative Justice.

Friday, October 4th
6 to 8pm
The Bronx Museum of the Arts
1040 Grand Concourse Bronx, New York

Come through for screening and discussion. Food provided!

Teachers Unite Member Meeting!

Teachers Unite Membership Meeting


Saturday, September 21st
90 John Street, Suite 308

Interested in joining? Come meet Teachers Unite members, learn about the Membership Handbook that we created over the summer, and find out about all the ways you can get involved this year.

Bring a snack or drink to share with the group!

Fall 2013 News from Teachers Unite

Growing Fairness: A Project for Abolitionist Teachers

Educators aren't waiting for someone else to dismantle the prison industrial complex, or for someone else to reinvent our public school system. They're creating some of the necessary tools to start to do those things. Wanna see?


Growing Fairness: The Premiere!


Sorry, but we are expecting a packed house for our premiere. Fear not! You can still see Growing Fairness!

• Be on the look out for information about how to purchase the film online and view it on your own computer.

• We will be hosting another screening at the beginning of October as part of the Dignity in Schools Campaign Week of Action. Stay tuned for details.

Thursday, August 29th


Brecht Forum*

451 West St. (between Bank and Bethune Streets)

An evening of viewing, discussion and celebration