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A new report has charter-school advocates crying foul and their
opponents cheering. In the process, the broader point that some schools
have seriously questionable student-discipline practices is being lost
in the crossfire. This isn’t exactly surprising. Nothing sparks an
uproar in education like a charter-school debate, but it’s worth taking a
step back to focus on what’s actually going on.