NEA-NH Human & Civil Rights Committee (HCR)


About the NEA-NH HCR Committee

WHO WE ARE

We are a committee made up of educators, retired educators, and members of the NEA-NH staff.  Our job is to stay up to date on current issues and concerns which are happening throughout our state and country related to Human Civil Rights.

Human Civil Rights are rights you have as a human being.  No matter your race, sexual orientation, and/or ethnicity, you are human and deserve the same treatment as anyone else.

HOW WE CAN HELP

The Human Civil Rights Committee can provide professional development, give presentations, offer support, and be a voice for members.

As a dues paying member, you are never alone.  The HCR committee is here to help you find resources and to assist with training and support as needed.

If you would like for members of the HCR committee to provide any assistance, please feel free to reach out to the committee chair. 

A Resource Guide for Concerned New Hampshire Educators

LGBTQ+ Resources

Local Resources

National/Global Resources

 

Sexism Resources

NH Resources on Sexism

 

National & Global Resources on Sexism

Ethic and Cultural Resources

Black/African American Resources


Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Resources

Biracial/Mixed-Race Resources

Indigenous Resources

Ageism Resources

Local Resources

National/Global Resources


Safe Schools for Everyone! What Educators Should Know About LGBTQ+ Rights

This guidance answers some FAQs about federal protections for public school students and employees, the threats posted by state legislation, and resources to create an inclusive environment for LGBTQ+ students to speak up!


Build your school’s Opportunity Checklist

Do students and educators at your school have everything they need? If not, this is your opportunity to speak up!


BLACK LIVES MATTER AT SCHOOL RESOURCES

Across race and place, educators, parents and allies are coming together to ensure that every Black student and educator can live, grow and thrive with support, love and joy. The goal of Black Lives Matter at School is to spark an ongoing movement of critical reflection and honest conversation and impactful actions in school communities for people of all ages to engage with issues of racial justice. Find stories, resources and ideas highlighting Black Lives Matter at School from across the country.


Get connected and engaged to advocate for racial and social justice in our schools and communities.

Know Your Rights Guides

Lawmakers and policy makers across our country, in yet another attempt to divide Americans along partisan and racial lines, are pushing legislation that seeks to stifle discussions on racism, sexism and inequity in public school classrooms.

Download your state-specific guide (more to come soon):


Stand Against Hate and Bias

We all deserve the right to live, work, and thrive no matter our color, immigration status or sexual orientation and gender identities—no exceptions. But today, certain politicians are pushing laws that restrict our freedoms and divide us, so they can get and hold onto power at any cost –even if that means denying us the basic rights, resources, and respect that we all deserve.

SUPPORT LGBTQI STUDENTS AND EDUCATORS


EXPLORE THE ISSUES & TAKE ACTION

Find inspiring stories and resources from education justice activists along with ways to take action in your community.

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Latest EdJustice News

The latest news and updates from EdJustice.

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NEA EdJustice Home Page

Growing the movement to win education justice for our students, schools and communities.
NEA EdJustice engages and mobilizes activists in the fight for racial, social and economic justice in public education.

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Racial Justice in Education Resource Guide

View and Download Guide


NEA Center For Social Justice

The Center for Social Justice is dedicated to lifting the voices of educator-leaders for the opportunity for all students no matter their zip code.

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Veoleo’s Glossary of Anti-Racist, Historical and Emotional Terms & Concepts for Better Discussions with Spanish-Speaking Friends & Families

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Understanding Anti-Bias Education: Bringing the Four Core Goals to Every Facet of Your Curriculum

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Bilingual Resources on How To Raise An Ally / Como criar un aliado

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Children’s Books About Racial Injustice. In a series of blog posts, we showcase numerous Mighty Girl books for both children and teens that explore racism in both historical and modern contexts, as well as celebrate the accomplishments of African American girls and women. For more reading recommendations, you can find over 500 relevant titles in our Racial & Ethnic Discrimination book section.

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Your Kids Aren’t Too Young to Talk About Race: Resource Roundup

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