Best-selling book’s message of acceptance and kindness inspires Vermont teacher Drazin to create a presentation for schools to raise awareness about disabilities and creating a culture of acceptance.
Only 8 percent of U.S. high school seniors can identify slavery as the central cause of the Civil War. A new study issues an urgent call on schools to do a better job at teaching the country’s ‘original sin.’
Most of the nation’s largest school districts are actively trying to reduce out-of-school suspensions, but a reversal of Obama-era guidelines could be coming in 2018.
A new book tells the powerful story about 22 students from around the world and their determination to find a place in their new home – and the educators who help them on their journey.
What do we really know about why students drop out? In a new book, the authors interviewed 50 teenagers to find some answers.
They may be legal, but these searches may be contributing to the school-to-prison pipeline. Restorative justice is the better option for schools.
Social studies teacher Terry Jess is determined to spread the message of social justice, equity, and racial justice.
In 2013–2014, about 70,000 students were arrested at school, a way too common practice that is feeding the profit margins of privatized prisons.
In one of the most productive agricultural regions in the U.S., thousands of students – the vast majority of them HIspanic – may be poisoning themselves just by breathing the air.