Latest Expulsion Stories

2012-04-16 09:59:33

An Indiana University study presented on Friday at the American Educational Research Association meeting in Vancouver shows that race continues to be an important factor in determining who receives out-of-school suspension and expulsion, and that racial disparities in school discipline are most likely due more to school characteristics than to the characteristics of behaviors or students.

2008-07-23 12:01:06

By Brian McCready, New Haven Register, Conn. Jul. 23--MILFORD -- Twenty-seven students were expelled from city schools last year, a number top administrators say is in on par with previous years, but officials say they are concerned by the growing number of middle school students being expelled.

2008-07-12 18:00:22

ACADEMIES expel twice as many pupils as other State secondary schools. England's academies had an average permanent exclusion rate of 0.47% last year, compared with 0.22% at other schools.

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