Major Texas School District Halts Controversial Truancy Courts

The Huffington Post – Christina Wilkie “A decision this week by a major Texas school district to suspend operations at its truancy court was welcomed by juvenile justice advocates, who have long pushed for an end the state’s controversial policy of...

Sen. Casey Introduces Bill To Reduce School Suspensions

The Huffington Post – Christina Wilkie “As members of the Senate hurried out of town Wednesday ahead of a major snowstorm, Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.) quietly introduced a bill that could help keep tens of thousands of young people in the classroom and out of...

Effective parenting leads to success

News Herald – Juliann Talkington According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, children who are not raised in a proper environment are likely to have learning and developmental difficulties.   If this statement isn’t enough to make parents...