Video and Multimedia
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Video 1: My Son Was a Columbine shooter. This Is My Story
Description: Sue Klebold explores the intersection between mental health and violence, advocating for parents and professionals to continue to examine the link between suicidal and homicidal thinking.
Video 2: How We're Priming Some Kids for College — and Others for Prison
Description: Sociologist Alice Goffman spent 6 years in a troubled Philadelphia neighborhood and saw firsthand how teenagers of African American and Latino backgrounds are funneled down the path to prison--sometimes starting with relatively minor infractions. In an impassioned talk, she asks, “Why are we offering only handcuffs and jail time?”
Audio 1: Department of Education Report Shows Racial Disparity in Student Suspensions
Description: Black preschoolers are suspended 3.6 times more often than Whites--just one of many revelations from the Department of Education. Host Linda Wertheimer speaks to Ed Team reporter Anya Kamenetz.
Audio 2: Idaho Teen Sues School District Over Racism, Bullying He Says Led to Rape
Description: An Idaho teen sued his school district, alleging that a sexual assault by three football players in his town was part of a systemic and ongoing pattern of bullying, racial taunts, and physical abuse.
Web 1: School-to-Prison Pipeline
Description: The ACLU’s website that discusses the school-to-prison pipeline.
Web 2: Dignity in Schools
Description: The Dignity in Schools campaign website.