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REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque - Students applaud as U.S. President Barack Obama arrives to deliver the commencement address at the Worcester Technical High School graduation ceremony in Worcester, Massachusetts June 11, 2014.

Blog Post | Long Memos

Comeback kids: School suspension and high school graduation

October 2, 2015, Richard V. Reeves and Nathan Joo

In our October long memo, Nathan Joo and Richard Reeves analyze data from the NLSY79 dataset on high school students to examine the characteristics of suspendees and the impact school suspensions have on these students' long-term life successes.

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