Month: October 2012

How Do We Know?

Aside from being told what is and is not a fact, middle school kids can learn by investigating, testing, asking questions and looking at evidence and data

The School-to-Prison Pipeline

Children with learning disabilities, African Americans and Latinos are more likely to be subjected to harsh disciplinary actions and to “zero-tolerance” policies, starting in elementary school, thus setting the stage for higher rates of incarceration (detention in prison) among them when they get older.