Mankato School District reaches agreement with MDHR to reduce suspension and expulsion rates for minority students

By |2018-04-27T16:36:50-05:00April 27th, 2018|

The Minnesota Department of Human Rights (MDHR) reached an agreement on Friday with ten districts around the state, including the Mankato School District, to reduce disparities in suspension and expulsion rates for students with disabilities or students of color. ISD 77 Director of Human Resources Eric Hudspith says many of the initiatives in the agreement are already being practiced in the district. "The goals of our agreement continue the work we started in reducing the number of suspensions of African-american students, students of color and students with disabilities, relative to their enrollment in the district. The second goal we have as [...]