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High School Suspensions

This Is What Discrimination In Schools Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 04.28.2014 | Black Voices

A recent guide from The National School Board Association (NSBA) on how to ensure student success includes an explainer on the reasons why students of...

Rethinking School Discipline for Better Opportunities

Kavitha Mediratta | Posted 04.30.2014 | Impact
Kavitha Mediratta

Studies show that African-American students were three times more likely to be suspended than white students during the 2009-10 school year, largely for nonviolent offenses.

A Simple Tweet Led To One Student's Suspension

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 05.09.2013 | Teen

This school means business when it comes to its sports. Heights High School senior Wesley Teague was suspended from school last Friday after tweeti...

Students Suspended For Senior "Prank" That Included Both Mayor And Police

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 05.22.2012 | Home

The last day of senior year is apparently so closely tied with malicious pranks that school officials in Walker, Mich., have suspended more than 60 st...

Maywood High School District Kicks Out 1 In 3 Students

Chicago Public Radio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The idea behind suspending or expelling a high-school troublemaker seems pretty straight-forward: You want the troublemaker gone so other kids have a ...