Schools are sending kids to virtual classes as punishment. Advocates say that could violate their ri

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NBC News

May 4, 12:00 AM

Schools are sending kids to virtual classes as punishment. Advocates say that could violate their rights.

Advocates say the students they’ve seen removed from in-person classes this year are the same ones who’ve been traditionally more likely to be removed from class: children with disabilities, who have a harder time following some rules, and Black or Latino children who are more likely to be punished for their behavior than their white classmates.

Tags: online learning

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