Additional Resources

Resources that help communities understand the scope of the 'school-to-prison pipeline' and are engaged in achieving better outcomes for students and their families.

Publications

Effective Student Discipline: Keeping Kids in Class: An Assessment of Georgia's Public School Disciplinary Policies, Practices and Outcomes

This report provides a comprehensive, objective assessment of public school student discipline in Georgia and identifies changes that could benefit all of Georgia's students.

Representing Students in School Tribunals in Georgia Attorney Training Manual, Second Edition

The Young Professionals Council (YPC) of Georgia Appleseed created this resource for attorneys to represent students in disciplinary tribunals.

 
Childhood Trauma: Discussion & Policy Solutions

Adverse experiences such as abuse, neglect and the breaking of close emotional bonds can impact a child for an entire lifetime. Voices for Georgia's Children's new publication, Childhood Trauma: Discussion & Policy Solutions, is a resource for advocates and practitioners seeking to help children and families heal and thrive.

 
Think Before You Act

This flyer from the State Bar of Georgia Child Protection and Advocacy Section's Law-Related Education Program provides information about the potential consequences of juvenile delinquency.

Organizations

JUSTGeorgia is a statewide coalition of community organizations and individuals committed to bettering the lives of Georgia's children. The primary goal of JUSTGeorgia is to advocate, monitor, and report on the conditions, laws, and policies that affect the justice and safety of Georgia's young people.

Parent to Parent of Georgia offers a variety of services to Georgia families of children with disabilities or special healthcare needs.

Georgia Department of Education

Parent Engagement Program. The goal of the Parent Engagement Program is to increase student achievement by engaging and empowering parents to become actively involved in their children's education across all grade levels. This is achieved through an ongoing process that increases active participation, communication, and collaboration between parents, schools, and communities.

Report Card

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