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NJJN Policy Platform - Safe and Effective School Disciplinary Policies and Practices

Published May 18, 2012, National Juvenile Justice Network

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The National Juvenile Justice Network's policy platform includes recommendations on safe and effective school disciplinary policies and practices.  The recommendations focus on:

  • Law enforcement and discipline policies
  • Suspensions and expulsions
  • Student rights and family engagement
  • Students with disabilities
  • Data and racial and ethnic disparities (Disproportionate Minority Contact

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