Jones, S. (2019, May 23). Ditching Detention for Yoga: Schools Embrace Mindfulness to Curb Discipline Problems. Retrieved May 29, 2019.

Schools’ move toward efforts to foster positive school environments seem to be finding favor with the public. According to a 2019 Gallup poll conducted on behalf of Communities in Schools, 54 percent of 1,000 American adults surveyed said most teachers are “unprepared” or “very unprepared” to handle discipline.

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