Community Mentorship Helps Kids Stay in School

A unique outreach creating community mentorship helps kids stay in school. When Dina Zacharias was in high school, there was a time when teachers wondered if she would graduaate.   That is, if she even attended high school at all. There was a time when teachers...

Suspensions are a Last Resort for New Discipline

Suspensions are a last resort for new discipline codes that re being enacted in some states, ending zero tolerance policies  that send large numbers of boys, special education students, and African Americans for minor infractions. Education experts said they believe...

Difficult Students Don’t Need More Attention

Difficult students don’t need more attention. Many times they are given too much attention and learning how to deal with them can save you and them some frustration. Here’s are some thoughts to help you handle the difficult students in your classroom. ...