Voices For Change | June 28, 2020
I shared why the SFPD MOU was not effective in managing police presence in our schools and the need to address the “secret policing” in our education system.
SFUSD Cuts Ties with SFPD
San Francisco School Board Votes to Cut Ties With SFPD
I talk with NBC Bay Area about our resolution to redirect resources from policing and invest in community-based violence prevention, youth development and social services.
Rethinking police in schools – KTVU
I talk about my Resolution to cancel our MOU with the SFPD and remove police from schools
Why I’m Running
I’m running to ensure all kids have access to high-quality public schools.
Linda Antoine is a powerful parent leader at Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary. Several years ago she and Alison worked with other Carver families and staff, along with parents in the SF Families Union, to get the district to renovate her school. They embarked on a seemingly impossible mission, but in roughly one month, they secured more than $1M for Carver renovations! (Read more of Carver’s story here.)