Youth Advocates Visit the Ohio Statehouse to Discuss Ohio School Discipline Issues

On June 18th, nearly 20 youth from across Ohio engaged in a youth advocacy day with JJC, the Ohio Students Association’s Youth Rise Up program, and the First Unitarian Universalist Church of Columbus’s Justice Week program.  The students visited 10 legislators in House and Senate leadership and leadership of the House and Senate Education Committees to talk about how Ohio school discipline policies impact youth.