PUSHOUT: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools , Rutgers University–Camden, Sunday, 09. February 2020

JOIN Lady Leaders of Color and Lest We Forget Black Holocaust Museum for a screening of PUSHOUT : THE CRIMINALIZATION OF BLACK GIRLS IN SCHOOLS.
"PUSHOUT" is a feature length documentary which takes a close look at the educational, judicial and societal disparities Black girls **** in the United States. Inspired by the groundbreaking book of the same name by renowned scholar, Monique W. Morris, Ed.D. The documentary confronts the ways in which the misunderstanding of Black girlhood has led to excessive punitive discipline which in turn disrupts one of the most important factors in their lives, their education.   View trailer
A panel discussion including the voices of young women of color, educators and community representatives will follow the screening.
Join the movement @pushoutfilms
#StandWithBlackGirls #PUSHOUTfilms

Contact Trina Ragsdale Scott for more information: trags@ladyleadersofcolor.org

Sunday, 09. February 2020, Rutgers University–Camden, PUSHOUT: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools

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