By Michael S. Gaskell Suspension has been a commonly used disciplinary method in schools. Unfortunately, it also has no positive impact on students. What’s worse, these same children often develop a dislike for authority figures. This is a perpetual cycle that has to stop to help students stay in school, develop positive relationships with adults in positions of authority, and achieve greater success. Our middle school accomplished this using the Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports model (PBIS) as a foundation,…