10:18 am March 12, 2012, by AJC Opinion
By Maureen Downey
A new, sweeping survey by the U.S. Department of Education on discipline, college readiness, teacher equity and retention according to race and disability status has spurred many debates, and today we join the conversation.
I write about the survey findings, while a Duke University economist says there may be valid and positive reasons for the racial disparities in school discipline.
Please comment on these topics on my Get Schooled blog, linked above.
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