Ways to Examine School Discipline
2015 EWA National Seminar

Ways to Examine School Discipline

Schools often say they suspend misbehaving students to restore order and keep others safe. But a recent study questions the link between suspensions and school safety. This session flips the script, as a researcher moderates a panel of reporters who have explored alternatives to the usual diet of suspensions and expulsions.

  • Elaine Allensworth, The University of Chicago Consortium on Chicago School Research (Speaker/Moderator)
  • Sarah Karp, Catalyst Chicago
  • Claudia Rowe, The Seattle Times
  • Francisco Vara-Orta, San Antonio Express-News