Task Force on School to Prison Pipeline

Mission Statement
The mission of the task force is to: 1) compile information concerning current practices in schools regarding discipline; 2) examine current law regarding school discipline; 3) recommend policy regarding the use of officers in schools, appropriate disciplinary sanctions, and institution of restorative justice alternatives including youth courts; 4) create a "best practices" for school districts regarding discipline and restorative justice.

Committee Roster

Committee members can access our online community here.

Report on the Task Force on the School to Prison Pipeline

Press Release: New York State Bar Association Approves Report Addressing School to Prison Pipeline