Located within the boundaries of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe’s reservation, Todd County, South Dakota, is characterized by Lakota life values. This story describes how the county used their native...

This story discusses the challenges faced by Weslaco, Texas School District, whose widespread poverty, drug use, and distance from the Mexican border threatens the safety and success of their...

The legalization of medicinal marijuana in California led more widespread acceptance of the drug use. This raised particular concern of administrators in  North County School district who utilized...

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...

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