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The Embedded Racism of Public School Discipline

29 Oct 2020

The Embedded Racism of Public School Discipline

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Nationwide racial and disability-based disparities in school discipline have always been a feature of the American educational system. This presentation will provide the context and legal framework for school discipline policies nationwide and in Vermont and will discuss recent efforts to end the presence of police in our children's schools.



Matthew Bernstein, Assistant Professor, Vermont Law School

Marilyn Mahusky, Staff Attorney, Vermont Legal Aid


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Embedded Racism of Public School Discipline

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