LDF is the federal liaison for the Dignity in Schools Campaign, a coalition of 98 organizations from 25 states dedicated to ending school pushout due to overly punitive school discipline practices that push students out of school and undermine life outcomes (www.dignityinschools.org). 

Read the Dignity in Schools Campaign’s letter on the Senate bill to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), the Every Child Achieves Act, S. 1177: