About Michael Soller

Michael Stoller is public counsel with the Children's Defense Fund of California

Civil Rights Leaders Tell Governor Brown to End School Suspension Gap

Civil rights leaders are saying the time is now to close the divide in California out-of-school suspensions for students of color and students with disabilities. The nation’s top civil rights leaders from across the country signed a letter to California Gov. Jerry Brown urging him to stand with them in addressing the inequities in school discipline and sign Assembly Bill 420, authored by Assembly Member Roger Dickinson (D-Sacramento). AB 420 would help ensure that out-of-school suspension is … [Read more...]