News and Events: December 2013

School-to-Prison Pipeline Intact in North Carolina and New York, Curbed in South Florida and Los Angeles

Race & Justice News (The Sentencing Project)

The Sentencing Project reports that students of color and students with disabilities are disproportionately subjected to out of school suspension in North Carolina and that the number of suspensions doubled during the Bloomberg administration in New York City. Comparatively, school discipline reforms in Florida's Miami-Dade and Broward County Public Schools and for Los Angeles Unified School District are realizing positive change.