News Article

Education Dept. Official: Higher Rate of School Suspensions for Blacks, Disabled, Males 'Potential Violation of

Education Dept. Official: Higher Rate of School Suspensions for Blacks, Disabled, Males 'Potential Violation of Civil Rights Laws' | CNS News
Via cnsnews.com » Submitted On Thu, 12/13/2012 - 1:26pm by Dakota

(CNSNews.com) - "Students of color, students with disabilities and male students" are suspended at a disproportionate rate than their peers, in "potential violation of civil rights laws," an Education Department official said Wednesday at the first ever congressional hearing on the so-called school-to-prison pipeline.

Comments

Be the first to post by using the form above.