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Keeping kids in school

The studies have been done, the data is in hand and now is the time to take action to adjust school disciplinary policies that keep kids out of school, sending many to the court system and jail. Former New York ...

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Addressing school-to-prison pipeline

Changes in school discipline procedures in the last 20 years have resulted in more students being referred to the criminal justice system, reducing their chances of success as an adult.

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COA: Agency can’t probe school civil rights

ALBANY — New York’s top court says the state Division of Human Rights lacks jurisdiction to investigate students’ civil rights complaints against their school districts.   The Court of Appeals is reversing two midlevel courts in complaints against the Ithaca ...

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St. John Fisher’s business school honors alumni

The Bittner School of Business at St. John Fisher College in Pittsford hosted a banquet Wednesday to honor the alumni winners of the Excellence in Management Award and the Dean’s Medal for Outstanding Service. The event took place at the ...

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Teen brings hunting knife to class

DANSVILLE — Authorities say a 15-year-old boy faces charges after he pulled out a hunting knife in a classroom at a western New York high school. Livingston County Sheriff John York ...

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