Jennifer Guerra en Schools Try 'Restorative Justice' To Keep Kids From Dropping Out Out-of-school suspensions are <a href="">on the rise across the country</a>, a troubling statistic when you consider being suspended just once ups a student's chances of dropping out entirely. That's why many districts are hoping to keep kids in school by trying an alternative to suspension.<p>The "conflict-resolution room" at Ypsilanti High School in Michigan is quiet and sparse — just a small couch, some chairs and a plant. Sat, 22 Jun 2013 11:35:00 +0000 Jennifer Guerra 39978 at