What Is In A Name? Our Bias
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Our implicit bias makes it clear that school suspensions are wrong and need to be abandoned. The bias shows even without knowing the race of a child. All it takes is the name.
This implicit bias makes what I have said in a previous post,
School Suspensions: Are These Discriminatory Or Simply Wrong?, of more pressing concern.
School suspensions are not just discriminatory. Suspensions do not help, which makes the fact that blacks, the disabled, and boys are more likely to be suspended a much greater travesty.,