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Miami-Dade County Public Schools: The Hidden Truth

Miami-Dade County Public Schools: The Hidden Truth

Using a Youth Participatory Action Research (YPAR) approach developed with support from a doctoral student from the University of Colorado, members of Power U conducted…

The High Cost of Harsh Discipline and Disparate Impact

The High Cost of Harsh Discipline and Disparate Impact

This report carefully and conservatively quantifies the costs of suspension in two highly populated states, Florida and California, and for the nation.

Telling it like it is: Miami Youth Speak Out on the School to Prison Pipeline

Telling it like it is: Miami Youth Speak Out on the School to Prison Pipeline

The Advancement Project, Power U Center presentation of survey data in comic form about Miami students' experiences with harsh school discipline. Also brings in research…