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Major Events Resource Page

The School has curated a list of resources to support adults engaging in difficult conversations with children. Please check back periodically for updates. If you have suggested resources (articles, books, podcasts, videos, etc.) that you think would be helpful for fellow parents/guardians, please submit them HERE.

Helping Children Cope with Tragedy

Responding to Trauma

Information About Preventing Gun Violence

  • Brady United - a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit organization that advocates for gun control and against gun violence
  • Everytown - a nonprofit organization based in New York that advocates for gun control and against gun violence
  • Giffords - an American advocacy and research organization focused on promoting gun control
  • Lighthouse Community Public Schools - geared toward middle school students created by teachers in East Oakland
  • March for our Lives - they aim to create safe and healthy communities and livelihoods where gun violence is obsolete
  • The Teaching Well - a non-profit organization here in Oakland focused on the health and wellness of educators
  • Youth ALIVE! - believes that urban youth have the capacity to stop the violence plaguing our communities.

Crisis Management Resources

Talking About Race and Racism

3245 Sheffield Ave
Oakland, CA 94602