Analysis Of Turning Off The School To Prison Pipeline By Harry Wilson

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“Turning off the School-to-Prison Pipeline” is written by Harry Wilson. It is an article about how so many students are ending up in the prison system. Wilson introduces the concept of school-to-prison pipeline, demonstrates how exclusionary discipline, a product of zero tolerance policies, have fueled the school-to-prison pipeline, and offers ways to cut off the school-to-prison pipeline. The school-to-prison pipeline can be defined as the causal link between educational exclusion and the criminalization of youth (Wilson 49). This is just one manifestation of America’s culture of incarceration. The United States has twenty-five percent of the world’s prisoners and only five percent of the world’s population. The prison population in the

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