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New California absenteeism data shows big discrepancies between white, Black students

Black students in California have much higher rates of unexcused absences from school than their white peers, which sometimes lead to disciplinary consequences that can further disrupt their education, according to newly released data. The data, released in November, represents the first time the California Department of Education has broken down absenteeism rates by the […]