Leadership magazine provides in-depth information about the most critical issues facing school leaders today. The magazine is published five times a year, and each issue has a specific focus. Articles are written by education practitioners and other experts. Everyone is welcome to submit an article. For more information, contact editor Susan Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org, (800) 608-ACSA or (916) 329-3819.
Vol. 43, No. 5
The good news is that the student suspension rate in California dropped 14.1 percent last year. However, disparities remain in the suspension rates of African American and Hispanic students when compared to whites. In order to graduate these students, it is important to have alternatives to suspension and expulsion in place. This issue of the magazine offers strategies and the rationale for new approaches to student discipline.