Chanda Roby

  • Hosted by Mississippi Center for Justice
  • Service location Jackson, Mississippi
  • Law school University of Mississippi School of Law
  • Fellowship class year 2008
  • Program AmeriCorps Fellows Program

The Project

I am working on encouraging schools in the Jackson Public School district to consider alternative discipline methods to suspension and expulsion so that fewer children will be out of school as a result of discipline issues. Also, as a second part of the project, I am working with those same community partners to establish a model to train attorneys, parents and other advocates to represent students at suspension or explusion hearings.


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