NESRI Testifies at NYC Discipline Code Hearing

NESRI and other members of the Student Safety Coalition testified at a public hearing held by the New York City Department of Education (DOE) on the Discipline Code.  NESRI criticized changes proposed by the DOE which continue to prioritize zero-tolerance suspensions and removals, and instead recommended that the DOE adopt positive models for discipline that are consistent with fundamental human rights principles for ensuring dignity and the full development of young people.  Read the testimony >>>