Following State Investigation, School Agrees To Address Discrimination Against Disabled And Minority Students
Attorney General Xavier Becerra said students were being unfairly diverted at the Stockton Unified School District into a school-to-prison pipeline. The agreement, which must still be approved by the court, sets in motion a five-year monitoring program.
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Stockton Unified Agrees To Address Discriminatory Discipline Practices Following State DOJ Investigation
The Stockton Unified School District has agreed to address discrimination against minority students and those with disabilities when it comes to discipline following a California Department of Justice investigation. The investigation found that the district used school police often unnecessarily to settle problems in the classroom. (Ibarra, 1/22)