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Some class sizes reduced in new  St. Paul teachers’ contract

Some class sizes reduced in new St. Paul teachers’ contract

Apr. 25 | Trust an ongoing issue between teachers, district   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer     The St. Paul Federation of Teachers (SPFT) and St. Paul Public Schools (SPPS) both cite “seven community-developed priorities” in the three-year...

How best reduce school suspensions? – Teacher argues the answer is not ignoring classroom misbehavior

How best reduce school suspensions? – Teacher argues the answer is not ignoring classroom misbehavior

May. 29 |     By Charles Hallman  Staff Writer   St. Paul Public Schools’ (SPPS) Black suspension rate dropped only two percent from 2010-11 to 2011-12. Black students there still receive nearly 70 percent of all suspensions. Aaron BennerPhoto...

More student suspensions for bad behavior?

More student suspensions for bad behavior?

Mar. 21 |     By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Last week the MSR reported that Black students in the Twin Cities are being suspended from school at rates far exceeding those of other students [“Black student suspensions soar”]. This week...