ERIC Number: EJ587034
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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A Darker Shade of Gray: A Year-End Analysis of Discipline and Suspension Data.
Nichols, Joe D.; Ludwin, William G.; Iadicola, Peter
Equity & Excellence in Education, v32 n1 p43-54 Apr 1999
Studied school suspensions in a large metropolitan school district in which minority students were overrepresented in discipline reports. Study of suspensions at five middle schools and high schools shows inconsistent reporting of disciplinary and suspension data, making it difficult to quantify racial and class bias that appears to exist. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Note: Version of a paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Mid-Western Educational Research Association (Chicago, IL, 1996).