Pushed Out & Applying to Prison: Debra Máres

Through her work as a community prosecutor in Riverside County, Debra Máres has proven it is possible for schools, police and prosecutors to create alternatives to suspension, expulsion and incarceration.

Watch Debra Máres trace the link between chronic childhood trauma and the school-to-prison pipeline.

Debra is an attorney, author, social change maker and founder of Women Wonder Writers. She will present a session entitled Pushed Out & Applying to Prison at the School Climate & Culture Forum in Las Vegas.