Advocacy Guides

UrbEd Advocacy Guides provides a wealth of information on different topics from how to testify at a school board meeting, all the way to how to organize a rally for change. Guides are made by students and for students and provide used tricks and tips to be successful.

Our New Advocacy Guide!

Recently asbestos contamination in Philadelphia schools has been in local news headlines. Asbestos is a threat to our children, teachers, staff, and our entire community. Check out this guide to learn more about this serious condition and how you can protect yourself and our community from this hazardous contaminant.

Philly School board 101

From the SRC to the Board of Education, learn about the new governing body leading Philadelphia's Education.

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Disparities in the School System

With these disparities creating stark differences in urban and suburban educational environments, where does that leave the students who are most impacted?

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Intersectional Feminism

“I am not free while any woman is unfree, even when her shackles are very different from my own.” -Audre Lorde

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Finding Your Elected Officials

Elected officials or politicians are people who have won an election and serve a role in the government. Their job is to serve the people and to represent the beliefs of those that they represent- their constituents.

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Philadelphia State of Education Report

The School to Prison Pipeline, Local Control, Building Conditions, and Teacher Diversity: This is the state of our Education

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2020 Elections: Voting 101

All the Voting Resources you will need this 2020 election!

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