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Suspended Futures: The School Discipline Debate was a forum, organized by St. Louis Public Radio, Nine Network of Public Media and Focus St. Louis that examined the link between school discipline, suspension and expulsion, and racial bias in the St. Louis region.

This 90-minute town hall brought together students, parents, community leaders and nonprofits to create further awareness of the issue, understand the problem's larger impact, and find steps to achieve solutions.

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Twitter Chat #AmGradSTL

Ahead of “Suspended Futures: A School Discipline Debate” hosted by Nine Network of Public Media, Focus St. Louis and St. Louis Public Radio, the collaborative hosted a chat to look at the issues and see what influencers had to say are the biggest issues in terms of discipline.