Comments on: CPS pressed on discipline reform Chicago Community Stories Thu, 03 Apr 2014 01:18:42 +0000 hourly 1 By: We Are Not Alone » We Celebrate Peace on the Streets and a workshop on covering violence Mon, 26 Mar 2012 15:16:08 +0000 […] VOYCE points out that CPS spends millions of dollars on zero-tolerance discipline approaches that aren’t effective at improving student behavior or making schools safer – and that only make dropout rates worse.  Both High Hopes and VOYCE emphasize the blatant racial disparities in the use of harsh discipline – an issue recently backed up by Arne Duncan. […]