Tag Archives: School Resource Officers

Upcoming Seminars and Webinars — January 2015

The National Center for School Engagement will be hosting a 1.5 day seminar, “Evaluating Your Truancy Reduction Program,” in Denver, Colorado on January 22-23, 2015.  For more information, including the agenda and registration information, go here. The National Center for … Continue reading

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School Discipline and School-Based Arrests CLE August 6, 2014

On August 6, 2014, noon-1pm, the Children’s Policy and Law Initiative of Indiana and the Indiana University McKinney School of Law Pro Bono Program will be co-sponsoring a continuing legal education seminar about school discipline and school-based arrests as a … Continue reading

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The School Discipline Consensus Report

The Council of State Governments Justice Center released The School Discipline Consensus Report:  Strategies from the Field to Keep Students Engaged in School and Out of the Juvenile Justice System.  “Research and data on school discipline practices are clear: millions of … Continue reading

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School Safety Interim Study Committee — No Recommendations

Despite hearing testimony from nineteen community leaders and experts, the School Safety Interim Committee (SSIC) made no findings of fact and made no recommendations.  SSIC was authorized by SEA 1 and was charged with studying how to improve the safety of schools in … Continue reading

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Notes from the School Safety Interim Study Committee

The School Safety Interim Study Committee met on August 29, 2013.  The meeting minutes are available here.  A few key points of note: In Marion County, a pilot project has placed 23 probation officers in schools, and this number will … Continue reading

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