Discipline

Stephanie's Story: Alternatives to "Zero Tolerance" | The Graduates Film Module

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Students will learn about alternatives to "zero tolerance" school discipline policies and examine how policies that rely heavily on suspension and expulsion can be an obstacle to student success and explore alternatives, especially peer juries, conflict management, and other youth empowerment models. This film module spotlights the peer jury program at Stephanie's school.

Should High School Students Take College Courses?

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Hear how one school district is trying to better prepare students for college with this video and educational resources from PBS NewsHour from August 18, 2015.

What Happens When Schools Suspend Young Students?

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Find out why one NYC charter school suspends kindergarteners with this video and educational resources from PBS NewsHour from October 12, 2015.