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Are Schools Preparing Our Children For Jail?

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Host Naimah Latif

Host Naimah Latif


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What happened to our educational system that we must have armed guards in the halls, police surrounding the school building, and gun advocates suggesting teachers arm themselves? Are we really educating our children or are we preparing them for jail? We're training students for an industrial economy that no longer exists. It's no wonder they drop out of school. Educators who say we need to dismantle the system and rebuild it explain what we need to teach in our classrooms to make school relevant to the lives of our children..