A school discipline briefing is scheduled for this afternoon from 4:00 to 5:00! The briefing will be livestreamed at http://bit.ly/ADMbriefing. The offices of Congressman Donald McEachin and Ranking Member Bobby Scott, who are hosting the briefing, will be hosting a tweetstorm during the briefing, with hashtags #RethinkDiscipline and #InClassNotCuffs.
The briefing will feature the following panelists:
Isaiah Quiñones, Youth Leader, Make The Road New York & Urban Youth Collaborative
Monique L. Dixon, Deputy Director of Policy and Senior Counsel at the NAACP LDF
Leticia Smith-Evans Haynes, Vice President for Institutional Diversity and Equity at Williams College
Adaku Onyeka-Crawford, Senior Counsel for Education at National Women’s Law Center
Dr. Talaya L. Tolefree, founder and CEO of Koinonia Leadership Academy, LLC, which provides leadership development and restorative practices consulting, coaching, training and implementation.
Moderator: Liz King, Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights