How can teachers address two recent high-profile police shootings and the death of five Dallas police officers in the classroom? Here are some resources.
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July 11, 2016
April 25, 2016
The discussion between students, parents, and U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King, Jr. came as the U.S. Department of Education announced grants and resources to help educators address the effects of incarceration on students, parents, and their families.
January 06, 2016
The grant will help Baltimore City Schools students process tensions that surrounded the death of Freddie Gray, an unarmed man who died in police custody last year.
November 16, 2015
Social-emotional learning programs give students a comfortable, familiar way to discuss difficult events, be they local or international, teachers say.
June 23, 2015
Advocates of restorative justice announced a victory Tuesday, as the Los Angeles Unified School District announced the reallocation of some school-policing funds toward programs meant to improve school climate.
April 27, 2015
Baltimore schools detail plans as demonstrations continue in response to the death of a man in police custody earlier this month.
January 13, 2015
The Coalition to Support Grieving Students launched a website Tuesday that includes free materials to help educators address student bereavement, which can be a barrier to academic engagement.
September 11, 2014
The $14.7 million in grants aim to expand the range, quality, and availability of counseling services in elementary and secondary schools.
September 03, 2014
The U.S. Department of Education previously provided a $1.3 million grant for the 2012-13 school year and a $1.9 million grant for the 2013-14 school year to aid with mental health services for students and broader recovery efforts.
August 12, 2014
There's a right and a wrong way to discuss the public health issue, experts say.