About Emmanuel @emmanuelfelton
Emmanuel Felton is a contributing writer at Education Week and is a staff writer at the Hechinger Report. Prior to joining The Hechinger Report, he covered education, juvenile justice and child services for the New York World. He received a bachelor’s degree from Emory University and a master’s from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.
Emmanuel’s Recent Stories
Education Dec 27More teachers’ union leaders come out against new student-discipline policies
Teachers in Fresno, California, and Des Moines, Iowa, have come out against their districts' efforts--following similar announcements in New York and Indianapolis--to reform how students are disciplined. Teachers are arguing that efforts to change student-disciplinary practices—largely in an attempt to…