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The 9th problem with the Common Core standards

Washington Post Nation - September 16, 2017 - 6:30am

The previous post, in support of the Common Core State Standards, is a response to an August piece by veteran educator Marion Brady that was highly critical of the standards initiative. Here Brady takes another wack at the standards.

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A Solitary Failure:

Prison Policy Initiative - 8 hours 50 min ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to A Solitary Failure: The Waste, Cost and Harm of Solitary Confinement by ACLU of Texas
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The State of Sentencing 2014:

Prison Policy Initiative - 8 hours 50 min ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to The State of Sentencing 2014: Developments in Policy and Practice by Sentencing Project
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Ending prison gerrymandering leads to new criminal justice data

Prison Policy Initiative - 8 hours 50 min ago
Added Ending prison gerrymandering leads to new criminal justice data to the Prisoners of the Census Blog.

Redistricting data used to map where incarcerated people come from, providing precise tool for policymakers.

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Changes in State Imprisonment Rates 2012-13

Prison Policy Initiative - 8 hours 50 min ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Changes in State Imprisonment Rates 2012-13 by Brennan Center for Justice
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims:

Prison Policy Initiative - 8 hours 50 min ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2014 National Report by National Center for Juvenile Justice
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Defunding State Prisons

Prison Policy Initiative - 8 hours 50 min ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Defunding State Prisons by Santa Clara University School of Law
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New Study: Maryland taxpayers spend $288 million a year to incarcerate people from Baltimore City

Prison Policy Initiative - 8 hours 50 min ago
Added New Study: Maryland taxpayers spend $288 million a year to incarcerate people from Baltimore City to the Prison Policy Blog.

Groundbreaking report maps incarceration and spending, suggests more effective alternative investments

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Highest Incarceration Community in Baltimore

Prison Policy Initiative - 8 hours 50 min ago
The Prison Policy Initiative maps page was updated with a new map: Highest Incarceration Community in Baltimore.
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High Incarceration Communities in Baltimore

Prison Policy Initiative - 8 hours 50 min ago
The Prison Policy Initiative maps page was updated with a new map: High Incarceration Communities in Baltimore.
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Higher Incarceration Communities in Baltimore

Prison Policy Initiative - 8 hours 50 min ago
The Prison Policy Initiative maps page was updated with a new map: Higher Incarceration Communities in Baltimore.
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The Right Investment?: Corrections Spending in Baltimore City

Prison Policy Initiative - 8 hours 50 min ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to The Right Investment?: Corrections Spending in Baltimore City by Justice Policy Institute; Prison Policy Initiative
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Event: Peter Wagner at Colby College in Maine, April 22.

Prison Policy Initiative - 8 hours 50 min ago
Executive Director Peter Wagner will be at Colby College in Waterville Maine. Detail TBA. December 31, 1969
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An Expanding Strike Zone:

Prison Policy Initiative - 8 hours 50 min ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to An Expanding Strike Zone: Coleman-Bey and the Future of Civil Protections for Prison Inmates by Alliance for Justice
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Adult and Juvenile Correctional Population Projections

Prison Policy Initiative - 8 hours 50 min ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Adult and Juvenile Correctional Population Projections by The State of Texas Legislative Budget Board
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Event: Peter Wagner and Aleks Kajstura in Baltimore Maryland

Prison Policy Initiative - 8 hours 50 min ago
Executive Director Peter Wagner and Legal Director Aleks Kajstura will be in Baltimore Maryland. Details TBA. contact us if you'd like to meet. December 31, 1969
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