The hunger strike across multiple Oakland schools has empowered many to speak up against longtime systemic racism.
Opponents of the bill say it infringes on teachers’ and students’ privacy rights.
Opponents of legacy admissions say that the practice is a form of affirmative action for wealthy white students.
Teachers who violate the proposed law would be charged a $10,000 fine.
Added workload combined with short staffing is just one of the obstacles facing schools amid a persistent pandemic.
The book deals with homophobia, transphobia and racism, and is the latest text conservatives aim to ban from schools.
Right-wing groups are limiting student access to books about race, gender and sexuality.
The ban comes as a right-wing campaign to ban books on social justice issues sweeps schools across the country.
The Trump era has fueled a resurgence in white supremacist and anti-equality forces, particularly in education.
The lecture was set to focus on the history of the civil rights movement, and did not include teachings on CRT.