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At Cherokee Point, Kids Don’t Conform to School; School Conforms to Kids

When a child gets in trouble, Principal Godwin Higa, talks quietly to the student to sort things out. | Photo Credit: Jane Stevens By Jane Stevens ACES Too High What does any of the following possibly have to do with … Continue reading

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Traveling Theater Troupe Sparks Conversations About School Discipline

Actors from the interactive play ZERO, which focuses on the problem of over suspension in Sacramento public schools. (L to R) Crandal Rankins, Alise Guilford, Sophia Hicks, Roman Allen, Steven Daugherty, Spenser Bradley, Bahni Turpin. | Photo Courtesy of Aces … Continue reading

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The Secret to Fixing School Discipline Problems: Change the Behavior of Adults

Godwin Higa, principal, Cherokee Point Elementary School | Photo Credit: Jane Stevens By Jane Stevens ACES Too High Two kindergarteners at Cherokee Point Elementary School in San Diego’s City Heights neighborhood get into a fight on the playground. Their teacher … Continue reading

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