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KQED News: Oakland School District and Feds Agree on Changes to School Discipline

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October 1, 2012 By Barbara Grady The Oakland Unified School District board agreed Thursday night to take  specific steps to eradicate racial bias in school discipline, voting unanimously to enter a voluntary resolution with the U.S. Department of Education’s Office … Continue reading »


Los Angeles Times: Oakland schools to let feds monitor discipline of black students

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By Stephen Ceasar October 1, 2012 The Oakland Unified School District and the U.S. Department of Education reached an agreement last week that would allow federal officials to monitor the district’s efforts to curb the number of out-of-school suspensions of … Continue reading »