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ERIC Number: EJ522734
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1076-285X
Reasons for School Suspensions.
Dupper, David R.; Bosch, Lois A.
Journal for a Just and Caring Education, v2 n2 p140-50 Apr 1996
Students repeatedly suspended from school suffer academically and are more likely to be retained or to drop out. A recent study examined reasons for student suspensions from one school district over an eight-year period. Most suspensions resulted from physical confrontations with peers and other preventable behavior problems. Alternative measures should be used in these two offense categories. (17 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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