Monday, January 20, 2020

Tag: racial disparities in school discipline

How School Dress Codes Unfairly Target Black...

Imagine this scenario: Your daughter plans to wear a traditional African outfit to school to celebrate Black History Month. Her planned ensemble includes an...

Report: There Are Too Few School Counselors...

As the nation grapples with the problems of the school-to-prison pipeline and the intersection of racial justice, the criminal justice system, law enforcement and...

Black Students in South Twice as Likely...

A new report from the Brookings Institution shows Black students in the South are twice as likely to receive corporal punishment. According to data...

The School-to-Prison Pipeline in Action: Study Says...

The one factor that best determines whether a school will assume greater security measures is not crime or violence.  It is the presence of...

Racial Disparities in School Discipline Putting Black...

Growing up black, I have always felt and noticed that blacks kids got into trouble for the smallest infractions. Yes, we cut up sometimes...