While students who’ve experienced sexual assault are relying on Title IX, the Trump administration may pull back some protections.
No hard tests, no flashcards, not even desks. For these Supergirls, math is all about having fun.
With the Federal government setting new guidelines that discourage zero-tolerance policies, schools are using all kinds of new systems when kids misbehave. One approach gaining traction across the country is called PBIS – Positive Behavioral Interventions and Support.
As recently as a year ago, schools across the country, including the middle school in San Francisco where I used to teach, were toning down security. But since the school shooting in Newtown, school districts across the San Francisco Bay Area are ramping up safety measures.