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New report finds active school-to-prison pipeline in Wake County
Posted By Lindsay Wagner On August 19, 2013 @ 1:16 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled
Advocates for Children’s Services  released a report today that finds that Wake County Public Schools’ African American students, students who have a disability, and students who are economically disadvantaged are at particular risk of finding themselves on a pathway toward the criminal system.
Some key findings of the report include:
The report calls out Wake County for failing to institute needed reforms to its discipline policies over the past two years, when the county began making changes to reduce suspensions.
Read the full report by clicking here .
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URLs in this post:
 Advocates for Children’s Services: http://www.legalaidnc.org/acsoffline.aspx
 report : http://www.legalaidnc.org/stateofpipeline.pdf
 School policing left out of task force recommendations to make Wake County schools safer: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/06/18/school-policing-left-out-of-task-force-recommendations-to-make-wake-county-schools-safer/
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