Federal Probe Targets Uneven Discipline At Seattle Schools

National Public Radio

The Education Department has launched an investigation into discipline rates in Seattle public schools. Students of color have long been punished in far higher numbers than white students in Seattle, but now the department's Office for Civil Rights is looking at whether black students are disciplined more frequently and more harshly than white students for the same behavior.


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