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Resource ID: #22580
Subject: Education
Source: Observer (Charlotte, N.C.)
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Date: 06/05/2005; 06/13/2005

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The reporters investigated the level of violence in Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools and the inaccurate picture--much more positive than reality-- painted by school officials. The district suspended one in six students, more than twice the national average. Black students were four times more likely to be suspended.

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