Children in Wasco County are growing up in single parent households and working class families and a large percentage of these children are abused and neglected. These poor living conditions have...

A sample letter for making a case for an existing school partner to join a positive school discipline collaborative effort. File:  LetterfromPrincipaltoanExistingPartner.pdf Age Group:  Elementary...

A sample letter for making a case for a new partner to join a positive school discipline collaborative effort. File:  LetterfromPrincipaltoaNewPartner.pdf Age Group:  Elementary Secondary Content...

This Snapshot report explores how 20 former federally funded grantees have sustained partnerships, programs, activities, functions, school climate and infrastructure changes after the end of the...

This policy statement highlights aspects of expulsion and suspension that jeopardize children’s health and safety. Recommendations are targeted at pediatricians, who can help schools address the...

Despite the twenty year history of zero-tolerance policies in school systems, the American Psychological Association finds few data and literature to back up its effectiveness in school discipline....

This report reviews the national statistics on school suspensions and the negative academic and social implications it has for students who attend schools with high suspension rates. These findings...

This resource uses studies by national experts in education, criminal justice, and mental health to discuss the link between high-school dropout rates and incarceration in the United States and more...

This Framework describes a holistic three-step process for implementing a comprehensive, multipronged approach to positive school discipline. File:  PSD_Framework_Comprehensive.pdf Age Group: ...

This summary of a longer research report outlines some of the myths and facts, as well as the racial demographics related to student suspensions. Recommendations for creating fair and effective...

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