Post Tagged with: "restorative justice"

Adilka Pimentel, a youth coordinator with Make the Road, with students Stephanie Valera and Julián Alejandro. (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

Students Take on the Fight Against Bullying

Brooklyn, Youth February 15, 2018 at 4:38 pm

As community organization Make the Road New York is providing anti-bullying training in city schools, its representatives are also asking the DOE to become more involved, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Members of the Urban Youth Collaborative demonstrate at City Hall for a more restorative approach to school discipline. (Photo courtesy of Urban Youth Collective via City Limits)

Bringing ‘Restorative Justice’ to NYC Schools

Education, Police, Video November 6, 2014 at 6:36 pm

Civic groups are moving ahead to implement restorative justice programs in the schools, offering an alternative to the school to prison pipeline, City Limits reports.

(Photo by Patrick Wall via Chalkbeat)

Fariña Outlines New Initiatives for School Improvement

Education, New York May 19, 2014 at 7:05 pm

Drawing on the teachers’ settlement and the mayor’s new budget, Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña on May 17 outlined a series of initiatives to shore up the school system, Chalkbeat reports.