Devices and apps have evolved since 2010, probably more quickly than parents' strategies for monitoring teens' digital usage and regulating teens' digital access as a form of discipline.
All Blog Posts With discipline Tag or Category
September 11, 2014
September 05, 2014
Suspensions for nonviolent behaviors will no longer be allowed for the district's students in prekindergarten through 1st grade.
September 04, 2014
Philly school news roundup: No schools made the list of those considered persistently dangerous; the family of a 12-year-old girl who died after falling ill at school last year sues the district; and the district offers free lunch and breakfast to all students.
August 21, 2014
Disparities in school discipline and disparities in arrest rates are linked, civil rights advocates say.
August 20, 2014
Can limited vocabulary silence the better angels of students' nature? New research suggests poor speech skills may cause later behavior problems.
August 19, 2014
The police force for the nation's second largest school district will now refer most students who fight, bring tobacco products to school, or commit other minor offenses to counseling and services rather than sending them to juvenile court.
August 19, 2014
The police force for the nation's second largest school district aims to drive down its high rates of citations and arrests of students who fight at school, get caught with tobacco or alcohol, and other minor offenses.
August 15, 2014
Darnell Fine: When the demographics shift, and the minority becomes majority, students of color will make you no less beautiful.
August 04, 2014
Please join us in a Twitter chat Wednesday at 8 p.m. ET to discuss your strategies for supporting LGBT students and the barriers you face.
July 30, 2014
A survey released this week by AASA, the School Superintendents Association, and the Children's Defense Fund explores how superintendents view discipline in their districts.