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BP: Bemidji Area Schools formally agrees to work on discipline rates

 


BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools formally agreed with the state Wednesday on a plan to reduce the district’s discipline disparities.

The Bemidji school district is one of nine to reach a recent agreement with the Minnesota Department of Human Rights, which has been pressuring school districts to reconsider their disciplinary practices since fall after noticing non-white students were suspended or expelled at a rate much higher than their white counterparts.

http://www.bemidjipioneer.com/news/education/4466429-bemidji-area-schools-formally-agrees-work-discipline-rates

 

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