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This Is Where Students Get Suspended From School The Most
The likelihood that a student will get suspended from school may have a lot to do with their geographic location. The U.S
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.
Arizona Student's Halloween Costume Drawings Cause Firestorm At School
Where one pair of parents saw innocent drawings of ninjas and soldiers, school administrators reportedly saw disturbing and
How a Community Play Inspired Sacramento Schools to Tackle Discriminatory Discipline Issues
Jane Ellen Stevens
, an innovative play in which White threw out questions to the audience between acts, distills the real stories and the real emotions behind the numbers in Sacramento.
Why Some Schools Want To Expel Suspensions
The effectiveness of school suspensions is up for debate. California is the most recent battleground, but a pattern of uneven
It's Time for Common Sense School Discipline
Judith Browne Dianis
Co-Director, Advancement Project
Rather than giving all of our kids an opportunity to succeed, expelling and criminalizing young people pulls the rug out from underneath them at childhood, steering them away from college or career, and redirecting them on the path of dropping out and prison.
Texas Public School Districts Spent $227 Million On Disciplinary Problems, School Security: Study
"We recognize that many Texas school districts are struggling as a result of the $5.4 billion cut in state funding for public
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.
Minority Students Face Harsher Punishments, Report Shows
To add to that, students are at greater risk of dropping out of school if they have been punished, and those who are punished
High Discipline Rates Fail To Improve Student Performance, Report Questions School Policies
The study focuses on a single state, but the study's authors say that they hope educators will take the results as a motivator
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