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Suspension Representation Project Hosts Panel on Zero Tolerance Discipline in NYC Public Schools

November 23, 2011

On Tuesday, November 1, the CUNY Law chapter of the Suspension Representation Project invited a panel of speakers to talk about the effect of zero tolerance discipline practices in New York City public schools.

The panel, “Suspended Opportunities,” was co-sponsored by the Dignity in Schools Campaign and included:

  • Chima Agwu, Public High School Student & Peer Mediator
  • Sarah Arvey, Special Ed Teacher, Dignity in Schools
  • Matthew J. Delforte, Shebitz Berman Cohen & Delforte, P.C.
  • Johanna Miller, New York Civil Liberties Union
  • Susan Markus (Moderator), CUNY Law Legal Writing Center

View the program »

[youtube width=”356″ height=”211″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vl4cNUauhS0[/youtube]

Watch the full two-part panel above, on YouTube, or as a free download from iTunes U.

 

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