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Janel George is Quoted in Education News on Black Students and Suspension Rates

Monday, March 16, 2015

From the article:

Janel George, a lead lawyer for the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, also shared this sentiment, calling suspension a “school pushout” that undermines kids and prevents them from learning, reports Patrick O’Donnell at

“Our nation cannot close the achievement gap if we ignore the discipline gap,” George said.

Read the full article in Education News