Minneapolis district considers de-emphasizing suspensions following scrutiny of racial differences in disciplinary rates.
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December 09, 2013
November 13, 2013
A report by the American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania questions rates of suspensions and expulsions in the state.
June 12, 2013
One grassroots organization found that at some charter schools, the expulsion rate is eight or 16 times higher than in traditionally run Chicago public schools.
March 01, 2013
The three leaders are working on the national, city, and school level to improve students' experiences at school—and to get them there in the first place.
February 25, 2013
The American Academy of Pediatrics' call for a shift in school discipline policies is the latest action in a movement to change how students are disciplined in school.
February 06, 2013
A series of Education Week articles in recent months highlights some districts' approaches to shifting away from out-of-school suspension and expulsion.
January 07, 2013
In the last three school years, charter schools in Washington have expelled 676 students, compared to only 24 students expelled by DCPS.
December 12, 2012
At a U.S. Senate hearing, speakers outlined how bad behavior at school, once handled in house, is now triggering juvenile arrests that derail students' education.
December 11, 2012
Federal lawmakers will hear ideas about how to keep schoolhouse infractions from turning students into juvenile delinquents, repeat offenders, high school dropouts, or lifelong criminals.
July 17, 2012
The Recovery School District in Louisiana has announced it will release clearer policies and guidelines for student expulsions in response to concerns that charter schools in the district have been expelling students at an unfairly high rate.