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.
Describes how three districts, Chicago, Baltimore and St. Louis, provided high quality professional development (PD) to address trauma using different strategies. Their innovative efforts that can be helpful to others working to improve PD that addresses trauma
Highlights the great work Michigan schools are doing to engage youth in the school climate improvement process. Promoting youth development among participating high school students is one of the key focus areas to Michigan's S3 Initiative.
Summarizes outcomes of the 22 priority area high schools served by the Safe Supportive Schools (S3) grant for the Michigan State superintendent. This report includes data on the grant's impact on graduation rates and how Restorative Justice practices helped save instructional hours.
Includes a presentation to the state superintendent, describing the work of the MI S3 grant, including their “Think Respect motto, student outcomes, and information on Michigan’s Socal Emotional Learning Standards drafted during the grant period.
Focuses on the legal framework for administering medicine, school board opioid antagonist information, training requirements for individuals designated to administer an antagonist, and storage requirements.
Provides program overview of mentorship program in Detroit Public Schools including history, goals, and mentoring tips. Also, provides discusses their in-school dropout prevention and mentoring program for minority young boys who are at-risk of dropping out of school and/or choosing a life of crime