Family & Lifestyle

Zero Tolerance Policies, Partner Over Your Kids, Screen Cleaning

The Matt Townsend Show
  • Apr 13, 2018 4:00 pm
  • 2:21:25

Derek W. Black - Discipline Policies and School Shootings (10:54) Derek Black is a Professor of Law at the University of South Carolina School of Law. His areas of expertise include education law and policy, constitutional law, civil rights, evidence, and torts. The focus of his current scholarship is the intersection of constitutional law and public education, particularly as it pertains to educational equality and fairness for disadvantaged students. With the rise of school violence, many administrators are taking a no-tolerance policy that in some cases are going too far. Derek Black explains how zero-tolerance policies will do little to stop in school violence. Prioritize Your Partner Over Your Kids (56:50) Raffi Bilek is a family therapist and director of the Baltimore Therapy Center. Raffi Bilek has clinical experience in psychiatric outpatient settings, family therapy institutes, domestic violence units, community service agencies, and private counseling practices. Marriage can be tough. Adding kids to the dynamic can add to the difficulty when parents give more attention to the children than the spouse. Raffi Bilek discusses how you should Prioritize Your Partner Over Your Kids. Screen Cleaning (1:32:44) Jeff Simpson talks about movies and TV helping you find family-friendly options. Today he takes a look back at television shows through the years and answers the question: do they hold up to our high standards of TV today.