School discipline

Student demonstrators park trucks bearing Confederate flags and other banners and signs along the outer drive of Bay City Western High School in support of a Bay City Western High School student, who claims his Confederate flag was torn from his truck last week, Wednesday, April 18 2018, in Auburn, Mich. (Jacob Hamilton/The Bay City Times via AP)
April 19, 2018 - 4:34 pm
DETROIT (AP) — A student who led a two-day demonstration outside of his central Michigan high school this week said it was in response to the unpunished theft of a Confederate battle flag from his pickup truck. Cameron Myers, an 18-year-old senior at Bay City Western High School, an overwhelmingly...
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A police officer secures the crime scene after a car crashed into a group of people leaving several dead in Muenster, Germany, Saturday, April 7, 2018. (AP Photo/Ferdinand Ostrop)
April 07, 2018 - 1:58 pm
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on the vehicle that has crashed into a crowd in the German city of Muenster (all times local): 8:55 p.m. Outside Muenster University Hospital, a long queue has formed of people wanting to give blood after the hospital put an urgent call out for donations. The call came...
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FILE - In this March 20, 2018, file photo, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos waits to testify before a House Committee on Appropriations subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 20, 2018. DeVos is reviewing an Obama-era policy that tried to counter racial bias in school discipline and lessen penalties for student infractions. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
April 04, 2018 - 1:26 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is reviewing an Obama-era policy that tried to counter racial bias in school discipline and lessen penalties for student infractions. That's putting a spotlight on what causes disparities in school discipline and how they can be fixed. Under 2014...
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FILE - In this April 26, 2016, file photo, "Into Thin Air" author Jon Krakauer poses for a photo in Bozeman, Mont. A judge has ordered the conditional release of records about a University of Montana rape case to Krakauer after a four-year dispute that pitted student privacy against the public's right to know the decisions their government agencies are making. (AP Photo/Matt Volz, file)
March 28, 2018 - 2:39 pm
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A judge has ordered the conditional release of records about a University of Montana rape case to author Jon Krakauer after a four-year dispute that pitted student privacy against the public's right to know the decisions their government agencies make. But the legal wrangling...
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Zachary Cruz, center, the brother of the Florida school shooting suspect, is displayed in a monitor via closed circuit television from the main jail as he as he makes his first appearance on charges of trespassing on the grounds of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at the Broward County Courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. A judge set an unusually high $500,000 bond on Tuesday and imposed a host of other restrictions. (Amy Beth Bennett/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, Pool)
March 20, 2018 - 6:05 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on the Florida school shooting (all times local): 7 p.m. Florida's governor is offering to station state troopers at the high school where 17 people were killed last month. Gov. Rick Scott sent a letter Tuesday to Broward County Sherriff Scott Israel and Broward County...
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FILE- in this Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, file photo, Hong Kong soccer fans boo the Chinese national anthem and chant banner "Hong Kong Independence" during the AFC Asian Cup 2019 qualification soccer match against Malaysia, in Hong Kong. Hong Kong authorities are planning new legislation requiring students to be taught China's national anthem and punishing anyone who insults it with up to three years in prison. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File)
March 16, 2018 - 4:03 am
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong authorities on Friday unveiled planned legislation requiring students to be taught China's national anthem and punishing anyone who insults it with up to three years in prison. The legislation also calls for anyone who is present when "March of The Volunteers" is played...
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Students from Ortiz Middle School march around their football field to commemorate the student and faculty victims of the Parkland, Fla., school shooting and to stand against gun violence in schools Wednesday, March 14, 2018, in Santa Fe, N.M. (Gabriela Campos/Santa Fe New Mexican via AP)
March 14, 2018 - 7:51 pm
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the nationwide student walkout to protest gun violence (all times local): 5:50 p.m. The walkouts protesting gun violence at schools across the country hit close to home for students who were attending a middle school in northern Nevada when tragedy hit their...
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East chapel Hill students hug as they take part in a student walkout on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, in Chapel Hill, N.C. Students across the country participated in walkouts Wednesday to protest gun violence, one month after a deadly shooting inside a high school in Parkland, Fla. (Bernard Thomas/The Herald-Sun via AP)
March 14, 2018 - 11:33 am
Warning their futures are being stolen from them, tens of thousands of young people across the U.S. walked out of school to demand action on gun violence Wednesday in one of the biggest student protests since the Vietnam era. Braving snow in New England and threats of school discipline in places...
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Students discuss gun violence ahead of a walkout at East Chapel Hill High School on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, in Chapel Hill, N.C. (AP Photo/Jonathan Drew)
March 14, 2018 - 10:21 am
Students hoisted "Stand United" signs. They chanted "''Hey, hey, ho, ho - the NRA has got to go" outside the White House. Others read the names of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High victims aloud in a somber tribute. These scenes played out across the country as students put down their pencils and...
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In this Feb. 28, 2018 photo, Somerville High School students sit on the sidewalk on Highland Avenue during a student walkout at the school in Somerville, Mass. A large-scale, coordinated demonstration is planned for Wednesday, March 14, when organizers have called for a 17-minute school walkout nationwide to protest gun violence. (Craig F. Walker/The Boston Globe via AP)
March 11, 2018 - 3:57 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — As schools around the country brace for student walkouts following the deadly shooting in Parkland, Florida, principals and superintendents are scrambling to perform a delicate balancing act: How to let thousands of students exercise their First Amendment rights while not...
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