Comments on: CPS pressed on discipline reform http://www.newstips.org/2012/03/cps-pressed-on-discipline-reform/ Chicago Community Stories Thu, 03 Apr 2014 01:18:42 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.4.12 By: We Are Not Alone » We Celebrate Peace on the Streets and a workshop on covering violence http://www.newstips.org/2012/03/cps-pressed-on-discipline-reform/comment-page-1/#comment-8551 Mon, 26 Mar 2012 15:16:08 +0000 http://www.newstips.org/?p=5997#comment-8551 […] 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. […]

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