Read this booklet from the ACLU of Michigan and GLSEN of Detroit about the rights of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender students.
ACLU of Michigan and GLSEN of Detroit
The Safety First Project of the Drug Policy Alliance provides a number of useful resources on their website, including an 11 minute DVD on the Student Assistance Program at Oakland High School - UpFront: A Reality-Based Approach to Drug Education - and the educational bo
"Schools Find 'Restorative Justice' More Effective Than Expulsion," School Board News, National School Boards Association (May 2005).
School Board News, National School Boards Association
"Life without Lockdown: Do Peaceful Schools Require High-Profile Policing?," Voices in Urban Education, Number 19 (Spring 2008).
Voices in Urban Education
Office of the Children's Ombudsman, Appointment approved by the Swedish Parliament in The Children's Ombudsman Act (1993:335).
Office of the Children's Ombudsman
“Deprived of Dignity: Degrading Treatment and Abusive Discipline in New York City And Los Angeles Public Schools,” National Economic and Social Rights Initiative (NESRI) (March 2007).
National Economic and Social Rights Initiative (NESRI)
“Labeling and Letting Go: An Organizational Analysis of How High School Students are Discharged as Dropouts,” Research in Sociology of Education and Socialization, Vol. 12, pgs.
Research in Sociology of Education and Socialization
“Children, Mental Health and the Law Summit: Official Report on Summit Findings with Recommendations,” Indiana State Bar Association (Fall 2005).
Indiana State Bar Association
This article asserts that the federally reported dropout statistics provide a false picture of high school graduation rates, and utilizes the Cumulative Promotion Index developed by The Urban Institute to provide more accurate information on graduation rates.
The Civil Rights Project at Harvard University, The Urban Institute, Advocates for Children of New York and The Civil Society Institute
"Education on Lockdown: The Schoolhouse to Jailhouse Track" (2005) and "Derailed: The Schoolhouse to Jailhouse Track" (2003), Advancement Project.