This summary of a longer research report outlines some of the myths and facts, as well as the racial demographics related to student suspensions. Recommendations for creating fair and effective...

This research report, produced by a law enforcement membership organization, calls attention to the excessive suspension and expulsion rates in California. It examines alternative responses to...

This brief concludes that harsh suspension and expulsion policies, which disproportionately impact students of color, can lead to poor health outcomes, crime and violence, drug use and mental health...

The Civil Rights Data Collection provide statistics on the educational system in the United States regarding student discipline, seclusion and restraint of students, college and career readiness,...

The purpose of this guide is to present a rationale for adopting the positive behavioral approach to issues, describe its key features, and illustrate processes, structures, and supports for this...

This national report represents the first major effort to fill the knowledge gap around school discipline and suspension rates.  The researchers find that the frequent use of suspension brings no...

This report provides a starting point for other jurisdictions where officials want to improve their understanding of who is being suspended and expelled from school, and what those patterns mean for...

 This document contains a form authorizing the release of personal information regarding alcohol and drug abuse treatment to any of the listed agencies. It also contains a section designated to...

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records and applies to all schools who receive funding from the U.S. Department...

The Legal Center on Foster Care and Education provides a national voice for children in the foster care system. This database allows you to search by state, resources on topics such as foster care,...

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