restorative justice

Welcome to this week’s edition of The Broad Brush, your 60-second headline review. Here’s what happened on the Island this week.

Alameda schools officials are crediting new, more progressive discipline policies for a drop in suspensions and expulsions. The district has implemented restorative justice programs at Alameda, Encinal and Island high schools that focus on repairing the damage a student has done, instead of just punishing students for doing something wrong.

Alameda schools officials are crediting new, more progressive discipline policies for a drop in suspensions and expulsions.