Eliminating the School to Prison Pipeline

Eliminating the School to Prison Pipeline

Traditional school discipline is ineffective and inequitable. It perpetuates systemic discrimination by increasing risk for dropout and juvenile justice involvement for students of color, with disabilities and trauma histories. Neuroscientific research explains why and tells us what to do instead. It is the time to end the school-to-prison pipeline using proven alternatives.

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Format: Future20
Event Type: Session
Track: Equity
Level: Field Experience