Walter S. Gilliam, PhD
Associate Professor of Child Psychiatry and Psychology
Director, Edward Zigler Center in Child Development and Social Policy
Yale University Child Study Center
Dr. Gilliam will discuss the latest research regarding preschool and child care expulsions and suspensions, which programs and which children are at greatest risk, some reasons why these disparities may exist, and what we can do to help ensure that the early education is part of the solution to inequitable opportunity versus just another facet of the problem.
Dr. Valerie Alloy, Lead for Early Childhood Mental Health Initiatives
Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, Bureau of Children and Families
Sarah Biehl, Policy Consultant
Children’s Defense Fund-Ohio
Tanya P. Morrow, Early Childhood Director
Download the handout “Preschool Removals: A Closer Look”
This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.
For more information, contact the Schubert Center.