Experts on corporal punishment in schools weigh in on federal data and state legislation.
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October 23, 2013
October 18, 2013
Two separate zero-tolerance cases in Georgia have prompted some police officers, prosecutors and judges to question the legislation's fairness, bolstering a growing argument by critics that such rules leave little room for much-needed interpretation.
October 14, 2013
A whole slate of schools have had discipline issues this past month, as students harness both new and old strategies for doing stupid things.
September 11, 2013
A new study finds that even in spite of an otherwise warm family relationship, parents who yell at their children likely just make bad behavior worse.
July 29, 2013
New developments in Atlanta's juvenile justice system show just how tough the school-to-prison pipeline can get.
June 26, 2013
Advocacy groups say the district suspends black students at four times the rate of white students. States and districts everywhere are being pressed to change discipline practices.
June 25, 2013
The questions posed to districts and schools, which focused on school climate and discipline in recent data collections, would be expanded and drill deeper on those issues.
June 17, 2013
Two high school journalists have been cleared of trespassing charges after an investigation into school security.
June 13, 2013
One grassroots organization found that at some charter schools, the expulsion rate is eight or 16 times higher than in traditionally run Chicago public schools.
May 28, 2013
In a revamped version of an NCLB waiver application, nine California districts would rate schools heavily on social and emotional factors and school climate.