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Students are suspended less when their teacher has the same race...

Matthew Shirrell, George Washington University The Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work.

Why some college sports are often out of reach for students...

Kirsten Hextrum, University of Oklahoma; Chris Knoester, The Ohio State University, and James Tompsett, The Ohio State University When...

How better funding can increase the number and diversity of doctoral...

Shaun M. Dougherty, Vanderbilt University and Walter G. Ecton, University of Pennsylvania The Research Brief is a short take...

Revisiting reparations: Is it time for the US to pay its...

Anne C. Bailey, Binghamton University, State University of New York Some 156 years after the end of the Civil...

School suspensions don’t stop violence – they help students celebrate it

Charles Bell, Illinois State University When school officials suspend students, the idea is to maintain a safe environment and deter violence and other problematic...

How activists are fighting racial disparities in school discipline

Mark R Warren, University of Massachusetts Boston Harsh and racially disparate discipline practices are widespread in America’s schools. Not so long ago in Texas, for instance,...

Kids of color get kicked out of school at higher rates...

Samuel Song, University of Nevada, Las Vegas When two black men were arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks where they had been waiting for a business...

Zero tolerance discipline policies won’t fix school shootings

Derek W. Black, University of South Carolina As outrage over the Parkland school shooting persists, lawmakers are looking for actual policy solutions. Unfortunately, they sometimes...

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Jennifer Francis, Rutgers University The Arctic is melting rapidly. Who cares? Anyone who is concerned about the rising price of food, lives near the coast,...