Summarizes the District of Columbia public and public charter schools' bullying prevention efforts and the current state of local education agencies compliance with the 2012 Youth Bullying Prevention Act (YBPA; DC Law L19-167).
Designed to help stakeholders better understand the policy environment surrounding current school discipline practices in our country. This compendium provides information on school discipline laws and administrative regulations for the United States, including the 50 States, Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico.
When this principal accepted the position at Langley Elementary in Washington, D.C., they had two objectives in mind: one, to empower teachers who truly care about supporting the whole child, and two, to inspire a schoolwide culture shift.
Today, school nurses work to prevent student health problems and to help children and school staff manage youngsters' mental health and chronic conditions, such as asthma and diabetes, said Mary Hess, director of health and wellness at Fort Wayne Community Schools.
ELKHART, Ind. (WNDU) - Monday night, the Elkhart Common Council unanimously approved an anti-bullying resolution in honor of Rio Allred.
Resolution 22-R-15 stands up against bullying and supports Rio’s Rainbow, a non-profit created by family members to help kids who are walking in silence.
To make the transition easier for non-native English speakers starting school, Guilford County Schools’ pre-kindergarten and English as a Second Language departments joined forces to create ESL kindergarten camp.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - As Charlotte-Mecklenburg School leaders look to find ways to stop students from bringing loaded guns to school after a violent and disturbing start to the new school year, we look to a different school district to see what has worked for them.