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How can the Obama administration successfully revamp discipline in schools?

According to a recent article, the Obama administration is attempting to improve the American education for historically underserved children by revamping discipline in schools. The present process for improving education is confrontational towards teachers. 903 more words

Racism In Education

OP-ED: Obey the signs or end up like me

By Miguel Quezada, JJIE.org

Seventeen years ago, at the age of 16, I sat in a juvenile hall holding cell waiting to be booked in on first-degree murder charges, three attempted murders, a gun and gang enhancement. 1,326 more words

Adverse Childhood Experiences

SaintA helps create a trauma-informed school in Green Bay, WI

As with many schools that have students living in poverty and who have a high number of adverse childhood experiences, Franklin Middle School in Green Bay, WI, has some who need assistance with attendance or behaviors. 1,153 more words

Child Trauma

Washington, DC, City Council Education Committee probes how trauma-informed schools can help students

Two-and-a-half years ago, a school administrator confronted District of Columbia Councilmember David Grosso with a stark and surprising reality when he visited the Walker-Jones Education Campus to learn about a literacy intervention program. 1,243 more words

Child Trauma

How should Melrose School District respond to racial discrimination allegations?

In a recent article, the Melrose School District has been targeted for a racial discrimination investigation. The alleged non responsiveness to a racial remark has prompted the investigation. 795 more words

Racism In Education

KEY COMPETENCIES FOR A SCHOOL DISCIPLINARIAN

We got a new Principal in our school in May this year. It was a sigh of relieve for me, for the level of incompetence that had prevailed in our school for the last three years are unbelievable. 1,152 more words

How should teachers respond to confederate named schools?

According to a recent article, petitioners are pushing to have several confederate named schools renamed. Renaming a school will not discontinue the perpetual racism that continues to plague Black students. 884 more words

Racism In Education