Tag Archives: SRO’s

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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