Authors applauded a drop in rates for expulsions, suspensions, and law enforcement referrals, but they also noted continued racial disparities in some areas.
The case involves Trey Clayton, a student at Independence High School in the Tate County, Miss., school district.
Data show that gang involvement in adolescence affects a broad range of social, health, and behavioral factors into adulthood.
They are challenging the determination that they failed to collect enough signatures for a referendum.
This week, we read about the parental role in preventing bullying, the value of kindness, and preschool discipline.
This year's data release is the first since 2000 reflecting information from all schools and districts, including all charter schools and juvenile justice facilities.
The guide echoes much of what we've already heard about discipline reform efforts, but it targets an audience of educators who may have felt left out of the discussion.
A policy brief urges school districts in California to spend less on school-based police and place more restrictions on how they work in schools.
Under the proposal, community recreation centers would serve as distribution points for free meals on district snow days.
A U.S. Department of Health and Human Services website based in part on a forthcoming research review identifies sex-education programs that have been proven to curtail sexual activity, decrease teen-age pregnancy rates, foster the use of contraceptives and/or reduce rates of sexually transmitted infections.