Discipline

Can this rural high school ‘drop the drama’?

Mia Clough, an 11th-grader, shares ideas for a code of conduct during the Drop the Drama class at Pittsfield Middle High School. Photo: Jim Vaiknoras PITTSFIELD,…

Protecting Or policing?

School-based police officers are paid to protect our kids. But sometimes they do more harm than good

No guns or grown-ups allowed: Students solve their own problems with mediation

Students get help and lifelong skills with peer mediation