News 4 Investigates: Racial disparities in school discipline News 4 Investigates: Racial disparities in school discipline

News Story, Video (Missouri)

News 4 Investigates: Racial disparities in school discipline News 4 Investigates: Racial disparities in school discipline

February 6, 2018 | Lauren Trager | KMOV (St. Louis)
In a lawsuit filed against administrators at Hazelwood School District, Staci's lawyers outline multiple times they say Staci's daughter was attacked: in August 2016, twice in October that year and again in March 2017.
Tags: Minorities: Racial/Ethnic | Schools: Discipline

Kern High School District settles with parents who felt their children were targeted for being minorities

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Kern High School District settles with parents who felt their children were targeted for being minorities

July 28, 2017 | Joy Resmovits | Los Angeles Times (LA Times)
The school promised to create new discipline policies with help from experts on unconscious racial bias and to schedule continued training for teachers on less punitive techniques to minimize disruptions.
Tags: School-to-Prison Pipeline | Schools: Discipline