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These include urging all 50 states to allow over-the-counter sales of Naloxone, a medication that can reverse overdoses; legalize clean needle exchange programs; and reorient "zero tolerance" programs in schools and offices away from punishment and toward treatment. "'Zero tolerance should be that we ...
26 Perspectives, "Liberals, Make Some Distinctions") believes that analogies can be made between "zero tolerance" for schoolchildren and challenges ... must be made between rule violations that warrant removal from the school community and those that warrant only assistance with modifying behavior.

More: police: Cocoa High student threatened dean, removed from school. Brevard County schools were closed Friday. A spokesman could not be reached for comment about Krell or her employment status at the school. According to Krell's arrest affidavit, the teacher physically assaulted the teenage boy ...
BRIDGEWATER - Bridgewater-Raritan high school has a "zero-tolerance" policy for vaping and e-cigarettes, Principal Mark Morrell wrote in a letter to parents this month. Any student found in possession of these trendy devices on the sprawling Garretson Road campus will be suspended for three days, ...
Ironically, the tiny percentage of shootings that occur in schools means that American students are safer in schools than almost anywhere else, including their own homes. The fear of school violence has generated massive use of ineffective safety practices. Zero tolerance discipline, originally intended to ...
Zero tolerance for students bringing drugs to school: you suspend the kid with the cough drop along with the kid with opioids in his locker. Zero tolerance for sexual ... We have an opportunity for healthier relationships, and as a result, better functioning work places and schools and government. Maybe even ...

Zero tolerance, the school explained. Then later I wrote about the ludicrous case of a Yakima kindergartner who was expelled for pointing his fingers like a gun and making pow-pow sounds. With mounting evidence that zero tolerance doesn't work, many schools have dropped it. The problem is that it treats ...
Within Chesterfield County schools, not every student has the same access to instructional or extracurricular resources and advanced-level courses. ... about allowing students to see teachers who looked like them, said Tameshia Grimes, the school system's director of equity and student support services.
In this era of so-called "school choice," a pattern has emerged: students don't choose their alternative schools. They're sentenced to .... (During a disciplinary hearing, a district official described the incident by saying: "The student spit water on a teacher's shoe as he left the water fountain.") Burkhalter says ...
schools should stay observant and call the police if groups handing out separatism-themed fliers harass their students, Hong Kong's education minister said on Wednesday, as he reiterated a "zero tolerance" policy towards independence advocacy on or around campuses. "No proposition or activity of ...
BRIDGEWATER - Bridgewater-Raritan high school has a "zero-tolerance" policy for vaping and e-cigarettes, Principal Mark Morrell wrote in a letter to parents this month. Any student found in possession of these trendy devices on the sprawling Garretson Road campus will be suspended for three days, ...
Zero tolerance for students bringing drugs to school: you suspend the kid with the cough drop along with the kid with opioids in his locker. Zero tolerance for sexual ... We have an opportunity for healthier relationships, and as a result, better functioning work places and schools and government. Maybe even ...
Discipline policies must focus on community health and well-being within the school rather than punishment through zero-tolerance policies. › students and teachers must have a voice in the issues that matter to them to support better relationships and engagement. › Student health and well-being must be ...
(WCTV) -- A local mother is upset after finding bumps and bruises on her daughter after she came home from school. ... "If the teacher would have been in the classroom this would have never happened," says Bellflower. ... Lowndes County schools says it has a zero tolerance policy for violent behavior.
Five years after a shooting massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary, many parents who lost children have taken their efforts to reduce gun violence into the classroom. Their group, Sandy Hook Promise, offers free training to schools and youth programs to educate students about recognizing early signs of ...
Zero tolerance, the school explained. Then later I wrote about the ludicrous case of a Yakima kindergartner who was expelled for pointing his fingers like a gun and making pow-pow sounds. With mounting evidence that zero tolerance doesn't work, many schools have dropped it. The problem is that it treats ...
It's very upsetting that Rockton/Roscoe schools literally "advertises" a zero tolerance for bullying in their schools, yet bullying goes on often and little to nothing is done to stop it. There was an instance where a boy who was bullied in the past (the school did nothing) went to the office terrified of being beaten ...

The walkout was organized by students in the METCO program who attend Marblehead High, according to a facebook post by student Tamelle Platt. METCO is a voluntary school desegregation program that brings students from Boston and Springfield to predominantly white suburban schools.
Zero tolerance to exam cheating means that schools focus on the real substance of education, which is the curriculum. Without prior access to exams, the schools now focus on taking the children through the curriculum: The body of knowledge and associated skills and thinking. Effective management and ...
Jeremy Sparks, a substitute teacher at Robertsdale high school, has been arrested on charges related to an alleged inappropriate relationship with a fifteen-year-old female student. On Dec. 6, the Robertsdale police Department was contacted by a concerned citizen in reference to what they felt was a ...
"Zero tolerance" was the word from Montrose County, the City of Montrose and Montrose County school District, each of which has its own policy ... Learn about your neighbors, what's going on with local governments, high school Athletes, local retailer promotions and issues affecting the place we call ...
Illinois schools have had a year to implement new school discipline rules that ban zero-tolerance policies and emphasize restorative practices. .... That was because, in part, a big chunk of the student body was made up of older students with very few credits who would show up occasionally just to cause ...
In this era of so-called "school choice," a pattern has emerged: students don't choose their alternative schools. They're sentenced to .... (During a disciplinary hearing, a district official described the incident by saying: "The student spit water on a teacher's shoe as he left the water fountain.") Burkhalter says ...
Illinois schools have had a year to implement new school discipline rules that ban zero-tolerance policies and emphasize restorative practices. .... That was because, in part, a big chunk of the student body was made up of older students with very few credits who would show up occasionally just to cause ...
schools should stay observant and call the police if groups handing out separatism-themed fliers harass their students, Hong Kong's education minister said on Wednesday, as he reiterated a "zero tolerance" policy towards independence advocacy on or around campuses. "No proposition or activity of ...
That 2014 document, released by the education and justice departments, calls out "disparate impact," putting schools on notice that the agencies may find them in violation of federal civil rights if they discipline students of one race at higher rates than their peers, even if their disciplinary policies were written ...
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (KFOX14) -- A security officer working at a middle school is accused of groping a teacher in her classroom, police said. Investigators ... Trujillo has been working for Las Cruces public schools for eight years. School ... Galvan said the district has zero tolerance for sexual harassment.
"We're excited to have Ms. Lusk leading the school board," Director of schools Jessie Kinsey said after the meeting. ... Kinsey's recommendation to add a phrase in the elementary and high school's handbook about zero tolerance, in order to be in line with Tennessee's law for suspension of students.
Director of schools Jessie Kinsey made the recommendation to add some wording under the schools' zero tolerance policy during last month's board meeting. She said the modification was necessary for the handbook to be in line with state laws. The district's zero tolerance policy applies to students who ...
Local public schools suspended and expelled far fewer students last year as they continued to shift away from punishment and toward prevention and positive reinforcement, according to the latest figures from the California Department of education. Sacramento County school districts issued about 27,000 ...
MCSD has said its investigation found that the teacher used "a racial slur in an attempt to explain to a group of elementary school students that this ... be included in the Personnel Handbook for all District employees and be included in the Student Code of Conduct for all schools within the school system.".
schools are one area where this new age has introduced some new rules, and rule No. ... police were called, the students were taken into custody. A fourth-grade student at Desert Willow Elementary School in Kingman ... of the horror of Sandy Hook, switching to a zero tolerance policy was the right call.
Parents raise concerns about bullying, call for zero tolerance policy ... Bullying in schools is a problem that nearly every district grapples with on a ... At the school board meeting in Windsor on Tuesday night, there were a lot of ... A handful of Windsor parents and students pleaded for change after detailing ...
Brixham College today pledged a 'zero tolerance' approach after a weekend facebook ... has chosen to remove all her children from the school for our inability to guarantee a ... "Our student support services immediately picked up a verbal ... with people adding their own experiences from other schools.
Despite assurances from the management, the parent felt the school had been ... "I have spoken to his class teacher, but only to be told twice that there ... to adopt a "zero tolerance" approach when handling the incident, stressing that ... and training for schools and teachers on how to handle such incidents.
To ensure safety in school premises, Delhi government has issued a 117-point checklist to them with warning of "zero tolerance" for any violation. ... toilet visits of students up to Class 2 should be surpervised by a lady caretaker ... activities held beyond school timings be supervised by at least two teachers.
GSAs are school clubs that provide LGBT+ and allies (heterosexual peers) a safe ... students, some schools have adopted student-run clubs like GSAs. .... involved enforcing zero tolerance policies related to public displays of ...
In addition to the racial slur, the student repeatedly uses the word ... The chapter has a zero tolerance policy for any use of discriminatory words or actions." ... Brothers said students who violate that face a range of sanctions ...
The Delhi government has issued schools a 117-point checklist to schools for ... of school safety to emphasize zero tolerance against any violation in this regard. ... staff in toilets for primary classes and all toilet visits of students up to ... held beyond school timings be supervised by, at least, two teachers.
Those infected - seven students and one employee - are in stable condition ... The boy had been a victim of bullying since the start of school in September at ... and training for schools and teachers on how to handle such incidents. ... has a 'zero tolerance' attitude in handling these matters," Yeung said.
New Delhi: The Delhi government has issued schools a 117-point ... standards of school safety to emphasize zero tolerance against any violation in this regard. ... all toilet visits of students up to Class 2 should be surpervised by a lady ... held beyond school timings be supervised by at least two teachers.
Local universities support zero-tolerance policies, prevention tools on hazing ... form online, which is a requirement for all students in Greek life. ... "Officers of a student organization must report any hazing incident(s) of .... Many questions in Mantua after Crestwood high school football program suspended ...
Huntsville City School Board: Zero tolerance when it comes to threats and violence in schools ... we are not teaching them self control and respect for teachers," said School Board Member Michelle Watkins. ... "We are not going to tolerate any student or anyone who creates threats at school," he warned.
Lynchburg City schools is public school divison located in Lynchburg, Virginia. LCS is comprised of eleven elementary schools, three middle ...
That's what we saw from Granite City school Superintendent Jim ... Bullying will not stop just because we announce "zero tolerance" policies.
DANVILLE, Va. (WSET) -- A family is searching for answers after a 17-year-old Tunstall high school student committed suicide. Hannah ...
Twelve Michigan school districts have been cited by the state of Michigan ... to deal with disputes instead of zero-tolerance suspensions and expulsions. ... If white students make up the majority of the student population and the ... Grosse Pointe public schools superintendent Gary Neihaus said his district is ...
Merrimack College has a zero-tolerance policy when it comes to sexual ... According to the school's website, the "rights and care of the victim, and of the ... Vice President of Student Affairs/Dean of students, Residence Life, ...
magnet schools Give students the Route to Engage, Achieve ... Victor Harbison, a history teacher in Chicago, wrote on a New York Times blog, "We tightened security, installed metal detectors. And adopted ideas like zero tolerance. ... Ryan Fitzmaurice is a student at the Maine School of science and ...
That's when the school works with each student individually and moves ... But more than 90 percent students agree to a circle and want to talk it out, said ... of restorative practices in schools marks a movement away from "zero tolerance" by ... a task force in 2014, said Sargent, a former teacher in the district.


 

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