Kaitlin Banner is a staff attorney in the Ending the Schoolhouse to Jailhouse Track program. Prior to joining Advancement Project, Kaitlin was Clinical Instructor at the Took Crowell Institute for At-Risk Youth at the UDC David A. Clarke School of Law. Students and professors in the clinic (among other things) represent families in special education and school discipline cases, and advocate for policies that promote positive interventions and enable students to continue their education. From 2008 - 2010, Kaitlin was the Crowell & Moring Equal Justice Works Fellow at the American Civil Liberties Union of the Nation’s Capital, where she founded the Fair Discipline Project and began working on school-to-prison pipeline issues. Kaitlin is also an adjunct professor at Georgetown University Law School Juvenile Justice Clinic and George Washington University Law School Scholarly Writing Program. Kaitlin received her B.A. from Villanova University, her J.D. from the George Washington University Law School, and her LL.M. in clinical pedagogy and systems change from the University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law.
*Kaitlin Banner is admitted in New York and Washington, D.C.