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.
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June 23, 2015
June 18, 2015
National campaigns aimed at decreasing rates of drowning have helped ignite district-level attempts to better educate students about swimming.
March 19, 2015
The decreases come as teachers and students report feeling safer in the city's schools, according to the University of Chicago Consortium on Chicago School Research.
January 14, 2015
An Alabama school principal plans to have students throw canned goods at intruders. Where did this idea come from?
January 06, 2015
The Taft Union High School District says the city of Taft had a contract with the district to provide a school resource officer. There was no officer on duty when one student shot another on Jan. 10, 2013.
December 16, 2014
Taliban militants attacked a school in Peshawar, Pakistan Tuesday, killing more than 130 children and 10 staff and wounding many others.
November 06, 2014
School police in Boston will not move forward with plans to begin carrying pepper spray after acting Superintendent John McDonough said he feared such a move might "drive a wedge" between students and officers.
November 04, 2014
Asa Hutchinson led the National School Shield task force, which recommended allowing school leaders to train and arm some employees if they deem it necessary.
September 23, 2014
About $70 million in federal grants were awarded through four programs aimed at states and school districts.
September 02, 2014
While parents fear disasters at schools, many are uninformed about schools' preparedness efforts, a poll by Save the Children found.