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  • January 27
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  • Spokane

ONLINE: Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Principal’s Office?

Beginning as early as preschool, Black students are disproportionately suspended and expelled from school. As many of these students reach adulthood, these punishments can lead to legal trouble, creating what some call the “school-to-prison pipeline” that affects many Black communities. Why are Black students punished more than others in the classroom? Based on his extensive […]

  • When
  • 10:30 am, Wednesday
    January 27, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Spokane, United States
  • January 27
  • |
  • Bellingham

ONLINE: From Crime to the Classroom: How Education Changes Lives

According to statistics, Omari Amili’s story should have turned out much differently. His parents suffered from addiction which led to him growing up in poverty and struggling in school. Eventually, he ended up serving prison time—which was no surprise considering the combination of life factors that would suggest a lifetime of struggles with the criminal […]

  • When
  • 12:00 pm, Wednesday
    January 27, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Bellingham, United States
  • January 27
  • |
  • Spokane

ONLINE: Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Principal’s Office?

Beginning as early as preschool, Black students are disproportionately suspended and expelled from school. As many of these students reach adulthood, these punishments can lead to legal trouble, creating what some call the “school-to-prison pipeline” that affects many Black communities. Why are Black students punished more than others in the classroom? Based on his extensive […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Wednesday
    January 27, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Spokane, United States
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