Addressing Discrimination Complaints in Maine Schools
GLAD supports the goals of LD 1512, which would create an Office of the Education Ombudsman, which would serve as a resource and facilitate complaints for parents and students in the Maine’s public school system. The bill also directs the Department of Education to establish a commission to explore possible reporting and response systems to help public schools address reports of discrimination and harassment.
Rejecting Calls for Book BansRead More
The vast majority of book bans that are taking hold across the country specifically aim to remove books…
Civil Rights Advocates Demand School Leaders Stop Book BansRead More
The ACLU and GLAD are urging Maine’s public school leaders to protect students’ rights and inclusive learning environments.
Voters’ Rights in MaineRead More
Voter ID laws are a form of voter suppression and keep eligible voters from being able to actively…