November 22, 2019 3:43 pm
Learn creative and practical alternatives to traditional disciplinary responses to girls of color. In the video below, Principal Stephanie Patton of the Columbus City Preparatory School for Girls introduces innovative and inspiring practices to bring out the brilliance in your girls of color.. You can also download the slide deck here.
“Be intentional and everything that you do.”
“Don’t be reactionary…If you know problems are going on, take a proactive measures and put [those measures] into your organization’s systematic approach.”
“Be proactive with students through [analyzing your] data. What is your data saying about black girls academically and behaviorally?”
“State your expectations: every day, every staff member, every community member.”
“Take risk the students will appreciate the effort, more than the lack of effort.”