Why Principals Matter

why principals matter

Changing the school, changing the culture.

Outsider Art Can Refashion How We Think About Mental Illness

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Can we fashion a new understanding of mental illness that will improve lives?

Detained Children Risk Life-Long Physical and Mental Harm

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Children exposed to cumulative stressors for long periods of time become less able to learn, more difficult to settle and console, and are unable to enjoy the fun and games of childhood.

It’s 50 Years Later, Why is Everything Malcolm X Says Here Still So True?

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This speech given by Malcolm X fifty years ago on the subject of racism and police brutality… Why does it feel like he could stand up right now and give this same speech?

DOJ Just Concluded Ferguson Police Discriminate Based Upon Race… What Now?

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Yes, the Ferguson Police Department has been operating based upon racial bias. But will America start listening to the voices of people being discriminated against?

Easier Access to Prescription Drugs Puts Teens at Risk

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Fortunately, the US is making strides in reducing substance misuse, especially among teenagers.