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Reduction of school violence

alternatives to suspension

by Beverley H. Johns

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by LRP Publications in Horhsam, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • School violence -- United States -- Prevention.,
    • Problem children -- Education -- United States.,
    • School discipline -- United States.,
    • Behavior modification -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementBeverley H. Johns, Valerie G. Carr, Charles W. Hoots.
      ContributionsCarr, Valerie G., Hoots, Charles W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB3013.3 .J63 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3705301M
      ISBN 100934753083
      LC Control Number2003273865

      This book is about teaching students to be peacemakers. It includes practical strategies and specific activities to teach students conflict resolution procedures and skills to reduce violence in schools. By training students in conflict resolution, educators can help school environments become more orderly and peaceful while instruction is.   Violence reduction is an art and a science. The evidence needs to be grounded in the local realities. Abt is now a senior research fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. He’s also the author of Bleeding Out: And one of the points that I make later in the book about the politics of urban violence is that we have, on the.

      The book emphasizes that reduction in school violence originates from school leaders having a comprehensive understanding of the climate found in schools. Leadership, violence and school climate are connected through the use of democratic principles that address; crisis, trauma, empowerment, common ground, critical thinking, assertiveness and. School Violence Irvin Sam Schonfeld 9 A book on workplace violence requires a chapter on school violence. Schools are where teachers and children work. One of the goals of the National Educational Goals Panel (), an independent agency of the executive branch of the federal government, is the following:File Size: KB.

      School violence encompasses physical violence, including student-on-student fighting and corporal punishment; psychological violence, including verbal abuse; sexual violence, including rape and sexual harassment; many forms of bullying, including cyberbullying; and carrying weapons in school. It is widely held to have become a serious problem in recent decades in . When progressives talk about urban violence, they reference poverty reduction, criminal justice reform, or gun control. All those things are extremely important, but the evidence shows that directly focusing on the proximate causes of urban violence, as opposed to the root causes, is the best way to get real results on violence : John Laidler.


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"This book covers various aspects of school violence from elementary school through college, including bullying, sexual harassment, and mass shootings, addressing both assessment and prevention issues. The book is intended for teachers, counselors, and administrators as well as medical and mental health professionals working with children.5/5(1).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Johns, Beverley H. (Beverley Holden) Reduction of school violence. Horhsam, Pa.: LRP Publications, © Increasing violence and threats of violence in American schools have prompted many school districts to take aggressive action in providing greater security and more positive learning environments.

This book presents an alternative approach--that of training students in conflict resolution and peer mediation.

The book offers specific, practical strategies for implementing. In a similar survey, a school board in Osceola County School Board reports seeing a 46% reduction in gang activity since implementing a uniform policy.

The real question is this reduction of violence something we perceive or are there actual. September Reducing Violence in Schools Third Way 3 less aggressive, and were 37% were more likely to choose positive social goals compared to children in a control group Another program, PATHS, Promoting Alternative Thinking Strategies, is aimed at File Size: KB.

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This book—prepared by the editor of the Journal of School Violence—can help you decrease the chances of tragedy. It will also show you how to respond effectively when violence does occur. Part I: Causes of School Violence focuses on the ways that connectedness and identification with academics influence school by: School violence is part of the broader social problem of youth violence.

Youth violence is defined as the intentional use of physical force or power, which is likely to cause physical or psychological harm, by a person aged between 10 and 24 against another person, group, or community. The recent school shooting rampage in Ohio has once again focused national attention on the issue of student violence.

But experts say such high-profile incidents overshadow an important trend. Concentrated gun violence results in lost population and economic power, increases trauma throughout communities and depresses school outcomes among students exposed to violence. Interventions deliberately designed to empower youth who are frequently exposed to community trauma are an important tool to break the cycle of violence that repeats Author: Walter Katz.

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The statistics are appalling. Between 8% and 10% of U.S. high school students carry guns to school every day. In a typical mid-size city, 30 to 50 cases of school violence are reported daily, and half of these cases involve guns.

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While many school districts are embracing restorative justice, there’s little hard data to show the approach is effective in reducing violence. Anecdotal evidence suggests that Author: Sascha Brodsky.

School violence: A multicomponent reduction strategy. comprehensive school violence-reduction program. Most Outlined in this book are an introduction to the concern of.During this course, each person will learn specific strategies and practical ideas to aid in the reduction of school violence.

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