TAKE ACTION TO END THE CRIMINALIZATION OF CONCERNING BEHAVIOR IN SCHOOLS AND TO HELP KIDS GET THE HELP THEY REALLY NEED
Your voice can spur the beginning of the end of the school-to-prison pipeline.
The Counseling Not Criminalization in Schools Act
There is minimal evidence indicating that placing police officers in schools enhances safety. There is evidence to suggest that police presence in schools criminalizes concerning behaviors and works to the particular disadvantage of Black and Brown students. This bill would remove police officers from schools in favor of mental health staff. Send the email below to let your federal legislators know where you stand on this issue! (Personalizing the message increases its impact.)