Lessons Learned In the Movement Against Zero Tolerance
Sep 26, 2006
Discussion about whether there is a connection between zero tolerance practices and the pushout & dropout crisis. Speakers presented a history of zero tolerance, the connection between discipline and the dropout crisis, how it has been manifested in New York, and attempts at reforming zero tolerance in Texas.
- Bernardine Dohrn, Children & Family Justice Center, Northwestern School of Law
- Dan Losen, Harvard Civil Rights Project
- Hon. Dora F. Olivo, Texas House of Representatives
- Sally Lee, Teachers Unite & New York Collective of Radical Educators