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Grad rates rising, but more kids living in poor neighborhoods

By Susan Ferriss

House hearing, Obama speech explore alternatives to incarceration

By Susan Ferriss

Report says girls being misdirected into juvenile detention

By Susan Ferriss

Can federal education law be used to curb harsh school discipline?

By Susan Ferriss

Lawsuit says kids traumatized by violence have right to mental health services in school

By Susan Ferriss

Virginia governor asks how to reverse schools' staggering rate of referrals to cops and courts

By Susan Ferriss

Hearing airs charges that states took grant money while violating laws

By Susan Ferriss

Signs of hope for 'dual-status' kids

Virginia tops nation in sending students to cops, courts: Where does your state rank?

By Susan Ferriss

‘Dual-status’ kids endure another kind of double jeopardy

Georgia earning a name for justice in a new way

Juvenile justice findings you may have missed

By The Center for Public Integrity

Tennessee GOP leader drafts bill to ensure accused truants get attorneys

By Susan Ferriss

U.S. spouses of ousted immigrants await Obama plan

By Susan Ferriss

Juvenile facilities strive to foster ‘family engagement’

California takes on harsh discipline and academic inequities for black, Latino students

By Susan Ferriss

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