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From Playgrounds to Jail Cells: How Reading Can Help Flip the School-to-Prison Pipeline

Children need space to learn, grow and play. Our communities and schools work together to provide safe places for this to happen. Recreational activities, socialization and cultural differences all work together to build the character and personality of our children. So where do we go wrong when children’s playgrounds turn into jail cells? It begins as early as third grade…