Need Help?

Call AFC's Education Helpline
(866) 427-6033
Monday to Thursday
10 am to 4 pm 

Resource library: View AFC's guidebooks, fact sheets, and more

Stay connected

Sign up for AFC's email updates and find other ways to take action.

Advocates fear suspensions could add to pandemic pain for vulnerable students

01.02.2022 | NBC News | But several advocates for student civil rights locally and nationally say they’re receiving more calls this school year from parents concerned about discipline issues. 

Advocates for Children of New York, which helps students facing disciplinary action, reported 47 calls about student discipline so far this school year, a nearly 50 percent increase over the same period in 2019. Read article