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The 9th problem with the Common Core standards

Washington Post Nation - September 16, 2017 - 7:30am

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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Realignment and Crime in 2014:

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Realignment and Crime in 2014: California's Violent Crime in Decline by Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice
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Breaking Down A Prison Nation: A review of Locked Down, Locked Out

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
Added Breaking Down A Prison Nation: A review of Locked Down, Locked Out to the Prison Policy Blog.

Schenwar's book Locked Down, Locked Out is as much about her personal experience with the prison system as it is about her extensive knowledge.

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Breaking Schools' Rules:

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Breaking Schools' Rules: A Statewide Study of How School Discipline Relates to Students' Success and Juvenile Justice Involvement by The Council of State Governments Justice Center
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Disproportionate Impact of K-12 School Suspension and Expulsion on Black

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Disproportionate Impact of K-12 School Suspension and Expulsion on Black Students in Southern States by University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education
Categories: National News

Correctional Health Care:

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Correctional Health Care: Addressing the Needs of Elderly, Chronically Ill, and Terminally Ill Inmates by National Institute of Corrections
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Louisiana's Debtors Prisons:

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Louisiana's Debtors Prisons: An Appeal to Justice by ACLU of Louisiana
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Unlocking Potential:

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Unlocking Potential: Results of a National Survey of Postsecondary Education in State Prisons by Institute for Higher Education Policy
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Fishkill Correctional Facility:

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Fishkill Correctional Facility: 2012 by Correctional Association of New York
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Mass Probation:

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Mass Probation: Toward a More Robust Theory of State Variation in Punishment by University of Minnesota
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Criminal justice reformer Jerome G. Miller passes away

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
Added Criminal justice reformer Jerome G. Miller passes away to the Prison Policy Blog.

Jerry Miller, known for closing Massachusetts's prisons for kids in 1972 and for book "Search and Destroy: African-American Males in the Criminal Justice System" dies at age 83.

Categories: National News

Poverty and Opportunity Profile:

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Poverty and Opportunity Profile: Americans with Criminal Records by Sentencing Project; Half in Ten
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Shadow Report of The Sentencing Project to the Committee on the Elimination

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Shadow Report of The Sentencing Project to the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination: Regarding Racial Disparities in the United States Criminal Justice System by Sentencing Project
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Slow to Act:

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Slow to Act: State Responses to 2012 Supreme Court Mandate on Life Without Parole by Sentencing Project
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Juvenile Life Without Parole:

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Juvenile Life Without Parole: An Overview by Sentencing Project
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Blackstrikes:

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Blackstrikes: A Study of the Racially Disparate Use of Preemptory Challenges by the Caddo Parish District Attorney's Office by Reprieve Australia
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Recidivism of Adult Sexual Offenders

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to Recidivism of Adult Sexual Offenders by Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking
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A Stubborn Legacy:

Prison Policy Initiative - 22 min 41 sec ago
The Prison Policy Initiative Research Clearinghouse was updated with a link to A Stubborn Legacy: The Overwhelming Importance of Race in Jury Selection in 173 Post-Batson North Carolina Capital Trials by Michigan State University College of Law
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