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Zero Tolerance Policies Bleed Education

Columbus Dispatch op-ed columnist Jack D’Aurora spoke with OPLC’s Sarah Biehl about the school to prison pipeline and came away with an idea for this op-ed column. This piece does a great job of highlighting why zero tolerance policies and the overuse of suspension and expulsion in schools harms kids and communities.

In addition to the problems listed on the national report card it just received, Ohio’s education system must face the consequences of zero-tolerance policies: discrimination and higher incarceration rates.

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