Immigrant Youth Organizing:
SMART Solutions for a Quality Education
Recommendations developed by students and educators to improve education for ELL students at DC Public Schools.
Sign our petition to Kaya Henderson in support of these recommendations!
Check out our videos to: hear the personal testimonies of ELL students, view creative short films on ELL issues, keep up with SMART's whereabouts, and follow our process towards achieving language justice in the world of Education.
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The ELL Student Bill of Rights is a re-creation of DC's Student Bill of Rights. It was drafted by student organizers from Coolidge and Cardozo high school: Yonatan Abune, Solomon Kassahun, Tewodros Kassahun, Tensaye Solomon and Samuael Seyoum