A State Board of Education executive says prone restraints “could potentially block an airway" for students.

Sen. Kamala Harris said she regrets the truancy law she promoted in California.

A deputy keeps his job even though a video shows him bodyslamming an 11-year-old student.

A University of Texas at San Antonio professor called the police on a Black student for no good reason.

A 10-year-old Wisconsin girl was charged with murder.

President Trump plans to repeal the Obama administration’s anti-bias school discipline policies.

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos considers revoking Obama-era directive against racial bias in school discipline.

Police officers lacking school environment training make most arrests--including handcuffing emotionally distressed students.

Kimberle Crenshaw talks with NewsOne about fighting for Black girls and the school-to-prison pipeline.


According to author Monique Morris, Black girls make up 16 percent of American school students, but account for over 33 percent of school arrests.

NewsOne focuses in March 2017 on the steep uphill climb of Black girls in the K-12 public school system.