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Inequities in student discipline remain in WA public schools

05/23/2019 | 1m 30s

Inequity in student discipline is a nationwide problem. In Seattle, the issue was so severe that in 2013 a federal investigation into Seattle Public Schools disciplinary practices began. Since then, legislative efforts have aimed to reduce disciplinary rates and make them more equitable. The latest round of student discipline data shows that these measures have had mixed results.

Aired: 05/23/19

Rating: NR

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