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PBS NewsHour | Report: Minority Students Face Harsher Discipline | PBS

Duration: 08:40
Program: PBS NewsHour #10278
Broadcast Date: Mar. 6, 2012

Black and Hispanic students are more likely to be suspended than white students, according to a report released Tuesday by the Education Department's Office of Civil Rights. Jeffrey Brown discusses the disparities with Christopher Edley Jr. of the University of California, Berkeley and the Fordham Institute's Chester Finn Jr.

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Post Date: March 7, 2012