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A yearly survey on principals’ well-being that has been conducted since 2011 has found they continue to experience threats, bullying and harassment.
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Researchers pay scant attention to women principals’ identities as leaders in relation to race, culture, ethnicity, religion, class, and sexuality.
Statistics on the number of principals receiving verbal threats of violence, being victims of bullying or physical violence have all seen an uptick in the past year.
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School principals are experiencing increasing levels of violence and threats from students and parents. What needs to change?
An estimated 838 students per day receive corporal punishment across schools in 19 American states. Why does the practice continue?
Students of color are subjected to harsher disciplinary measures. Are schools doing enough to check this practice?