Recent research has shown that exclusionary school discipline policies, such as suspension and expulsion, are disproportionately applied to students based on categories such as race, gender and disability status. For…
View individual state profiles on school discipline policies by selecting a state below or view 50-State Comparisons on each data point.
This two-page Policy Outline is an introduction to trauma-informed practices, as defined in state education policy. Trauma-informed practices intersect with school discipline, student health, educator training, school safety and more….
This Policy Analysis highlights research on school discipline, past state policy trends relating to school discipline, current policy examples and considerations for policymakers examining their state’s policies on school discipline….
This Policy Snapshot examines state legislation related to restraint and seclusion practices. See our related resources on school discipline: Alternative School Discipline Strategies and Suspension and Expulsion.