Monday, May 20, 2019

Tag: black student suspensions

The Pre-K to Prison Pipeline: Black Preschoolers...

With increased public awareness of the racial disparities in the criminal justice system, policing and mass incarceration, more attention is paid to a school-to-prison...

Black Students Face Harsher Punishments Than All...

The Wake County school system discriminates against African-American students, unfairly disciplining them, parents told officials from the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil...

6-Year-Old Girl Handcuffed for Taking Candy at...

A 6-year-old Chicago area student was handcuffed for allegedly taking candy from her teacher's desk. According to NBC News Chicago, Madisyn Moore was subjected to...

A Concerned Mother Asks ‘Who’s Looking Out...

Jackie Stewart sits outside the principal’s office at her daughter Mariah’s school for the fourth time since school began on August 27. It is...

University of Pennsylvania Study Finds Most School...

A new University of Pennsylvania study has illuminated the problem of the school-to-prison pipeline by examining the disciplining of Black children in public schools...

Are Watts Hispanic School Officials Discriminating Against...

African-American parents in the South Los Angeles community of Watts are protesting what they say is the unfair targeting of their middle-school students by...