The High Cost of Harsh Discipline and Its Disparate Impact

Fri, 10/05/2018
Author(s): Russell W. Rumberger, Daniel J. Losen
Organization: The Civil Rights Project

On June 2, 2016 the Center for Civil Rights Remedies along with UCLA released the report: The High Cost of Harsh Discipline and Its Disparate Impact. This report builds on research that demonstrates that excessive school suspensions fail to improve school learning environments or enhance academic achievement.