CCC Book Club January 8 6:30 PM at Carnegie Library: Readings on School to Prison Pipeline

Thanks to Anne Abernathey for providing articles to read on this interesting topic: The School to Prison pipeline. Feel free to read two of the following and be ready to discuss.

 

General articles from mainstream publications:

School suspensions: Does racial bias feed the school-to-prison pipeline?

Christian Science Monitor ~ March, 2013

 https://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Education/2013/0331/School-suspensions-Does-racial-bias-feed-the-school-to-prison-pipeline

Will School-Discipline Reform Actually Change Anything?

The Atlantic ~ September 2015

https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2015/09/will-school-discipline-reform-actually-change-anything/405157/#article-comments

Online Articles from Policy Organizations

The School to Prison Pipeline, Explained  (Short overview, originally published in Vox.)

Justice Policy Institute ~ February, 2015

http://www.justicepolicy.org/news/8775

The School-to-Prison Pipeline: Time to Shut it Down

NEA ~ January 2015

http://neatoday.org/2015/01/05/school-prison-pipeline-time-shut/

Education Under Arrest: The Case Against Police in Schools

Justice Policy Institute Report ~ November 2011

http://www.justicepolicy.org/uploads/justicepolicy/documents/educationunderarrest_fullreport.pdf   (downloads pdf document).

Scholarly Articles

Education or Incarceration: Zero Tolerance Policies and the School To Prison Pipeline

Nancy A. Heitzeg, Professor of Sociology and Program D Education Under Arrest: The Case Against Police in Schools

Justice Policy Institute Report ~ November 2011

http://www.justicepolicy.org/uploads/justicepolicy/documents/educationunderarrest_fullreport.pdf   (downloads pdf document).irector, Critical Studies of Race/Ethnicity, St. Catherine University, St. Paul, MN

http://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/EJ870076.pdf   (downloads pdf document).

A Generation at Risk: The Ties Between Zero Tolerance Policies and the School-to-Prison Pipeline

Mikki L. Smith.   McNairs Scholars Research Journal – University of Eastern Michigan (2015)

http://commons.emich.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1094&context=mcnair

 (downloads pdf document).

Video

Frontline- PBS Documentary

https://indiana.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/fl32-soc-psjuvexperts/prison-state-school-to-prison-pipeline/#.Wgto99KnHcs

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