TITLE

Racial Disparities in Suspended Public School Students Starts in Preschool

AUTHOR(S)
Hefling, Kimberly; Holla, Jesse J.
PUB. DATE
April 2014
SOURCE
Chicago Citizen - South Suburban Edition;4/2/2014, Vol. 33 Issue 22, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a data to be released by the civil rights arm of the U.S. Education Department which revealed that racial disparities in public school students suspension begins in preschool. Topics discussed include the demand of the U.S. President Barack Obama administration to abandon arrest policies in public schools, and the higher rate of African-American students being suspended and expelled from school.
ACCESSION #
95511966

 

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