school discipline http://kvpr.org en Restorative Justice Earns Passing Grade in Le Grand http://kvpr.org/post/restorative-justice-earns-passing-grade-le-grand <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It was a case of teenage boys being teenage boys that led </span>Natthan<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Sherriff<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to spend an afternoon cleaning the locker room at Le Grand High School.</span></p><p>“Me and my friend were like messing around with the others’ lockers,” Sherriff says. “I told him I peed on his locker and I was just kidding, and then he actually peed on mine so I punched him.”</p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:42:17 +0000 Rebecca Plevin 16963 at http://kvpr.org Restorative Justice Earns Passing Grade in Le Grand New Approach To Classroom Discipline Pays Off at Fresno's Yosemite Middle School http://kvpr.org/post/new-approach-classroom-discipline-pays-fresnos-yosemite-middle-school <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Teacher Jenna Perry’s </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">7th</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> grade English class at Fresno Unified’s Yosemite Middle School sounds like most others. Kids work to finish up their assignments, as the period is about to end. But there is something that makes her classroom different.</span></p><p>“Ok, before we leave today, let’s go over our class goal today. Somebody tell me, should we earn a point for staying on task? Why or why not? Regina?” says Perry.</p> Tue, 07 May 2013 18:36:27 +0000 Juanita Stevenson 14742 at http://kvpr.org New Approach To Classroom Discipline Pays Off at Fresno's Yosemite Middle School