This article presents a case for alternate discipline measures rather than detention and in-school suspension. These methods include student reflection, coaching, rewarding good behavior, restorative justice, and outside counseling. These alternate methods are non-punitive and focus on learning and behavior modification to help students improve their behavior.Source:
James Paterson, District Administration, May 2016Description:
While detention remains a staple of student discipline across the country, many school leaders are looking at ways to modify the practice, or even replace it, with approaches that may be more effective in actually reducing bad behavior.Read the full article here!