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Congressman: I Would Vote To Expel Steve King From Congress
Rep. Adriano Espaillat (D-N.Y.) said King should be expelled not only because he's racist but also because he cannot now adequately represent his constituents.
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Black Children Kicked Out Of Preschool And Into Prison Pipeline
Janice Celeste, MBA | Founder/Editor-in-Chief of Successful Bl...
There is a big problem in our educational system, and it is persistent.
A Revolution in Education -- Don't Read This
Jonathan J. Doll, PhD
School Safety and Wellness Advocate, Educator, Author
It's a perfect world, I have to admit. And I know that at some time in my life I became an optimist. After all, you can never create a negative impression for an optimist. Just try it.
Student Leaders Offer Simple Solutions to School Challenges
Teacher, Marin Country Day School and Education Editor, Yale C...
At the heart of Peer Group Connection is a simple and compelling premise: caring school cultures can be created by students connecting to students in healthy and supportive ways.
Forty Years of Heartbreak: Let the People of Diego Garcia Return to their Homeland
Associate Professor of Anthopology, American University [USA]
It's long past time our country acknowledges its responsibility for the Chagossians' exile and ensures these demands are met. Especially compared to the billions we've spent on Diego Garcia, it would take pennies to help repair the lives of those who've suffered for the base.
With Thousands of Schools Curbing Suspensions, There's No Excuse for the Growing Discipline Gap
Jane Ellen Stevens
More than 23,000 schools out of 132,000 nationwide have or are discarding a highly punitive approach to school discipline in favor of supportive, compassionate and solution-oriented methods. Those that take the slow-but-steady road can see a 20 percent to 40 percent drop in suspensions.
Right and Wrong Answers on School Safety
Marian Wright Edelman
President, Children's Defense Fund
Despite the loud voice of the National Rifle Association (NRA), scholars, experts on school safety, and teachers overwhelmingly disagree with turning schools into armed camps rather than places of nonviolent positive learning.
How I Learned to Control My Anger
15 year old from Westchester, NY
Coming from one of the worst environments since my parents divorce, I was in desperate need of help. I had just been thrown out of my high school for acting completely inappropriate, and having terrible fits of anger.
How One School District Cut Suspensions In Half
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International 480
Youth Radio/Youth Media International (YMI) is youth-driven converged media production company that delivers the best youth
Indiana Superintendents Say More Expulsions Will Defend Student Rights
Justice Robert H. Jackson Legal Fellow, Foundation for Individ...
Asserting that a bill extending state authority to punish students with no limits whatsoever is a victory for student rights bends reality to the breaking point.
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What Would Martin Luther King, Jr. Say About 'Behave or Begone'?
Dr. Robert K. Ross
President and CEO, The California Endowment
I wonder what our nation's most illustrious civil rights leader would say about the epidemic of school suspensions and expulsions in so many of our urban public schools in California and nationally.
The 9 Most Successful People EXPELLED From College
With all of the furor surrounding entrepreneur-run college drop-out programs, HuffPost College decided to take a look at
Cheating 301 (Final of Four)
DC-based journalist, corporate writer, SM/PR strategist & Mana...
Like school nutrition and school bullying, cheating needs a good PR campaign because we need to make sure that students are
Hiram Monserrate Expulsion May Be Put To A Vote
A group of Senate Democrats, concerned about efforts within their party to block the removal of a senator convicted of domestic
The War On Kids
-- Education's Prisoners
Movie Critic for ReThink Reviews
Public schools have essentially been turned into prisons with constant surveillance and harsh, often absurd zero tolerance policies towards drugs, alcohol, weapons, violence and other forms of misbehavior.
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"Sexual Bullying" On The Rise In Britain
When parents drop their children at the school gates they do so in the trust that they will be safe until home time. But
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