Preventing Violence and Crime in America's Schools: From Put Downs to Lock Downs.

Web Abstract: 
Provides educators, parents, law enforcement officials, and other youth-serving professionals with a perspective on the topic of school violence, offering solutions to the problems facing all schools when it comes to violence and safety. The authors examine specifics relating to school violence, opportunities to prevent and intervene, and the importance of planning for a crisis. The book highlights both research and practitioner viewpoints, balancing insights gained through real-world experiences with research on best practices.
Author: 
Lassiter, William; Perry, Danya
ISBN: 
ISBN-978-0313353963
Publication Date: 
12/31/2008
Page Numbers: 
256
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