“Educators are deeply committed to creating classrooms and schools that are safe and welcoming places for all students to feel comfortable and accepted. The National Education Association has highlighted important questions and helpful tips for engaging with others on the tough conversation of institutional racism. We believe America is a country where all students have the right to a public education that helps them reach their full potential.”
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