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ERIC Number: EJ551946
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0003-0953
Absolute Zero.
Jones, Rebecca
American School Board Journal, v184 n10 p29-31 Oct 1997
So far the courts have supported most schools' zero-tolerance policies--even those banning toy weapons, over-the-counter drugs, and unseemly conduct. However, wide-ranging get-tough policies can draw criticism. Policy experts advise school boards to ask the community, decide what people want, allow some wiggle room, create an appeals process, train staff, and expect unfair criticism. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Washington (Seattle)
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Gun Free Schools Act 1994