Decriminalizing School Discipline Why Black Males Matter

Howard, Tyrone
April 2015
Education Week;4/1/2015, Vol. 34 Issue 26, p24
An opinion piece is presented that discusses the impact of U.S. school discipline policies on black male students. Topics discussed include the rate at which black male students are suspended from school, the author's contention that schools should use restorative-justice practices, and the impact of arrests on the graduate rates of black male students.


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