ERIC Number: ED199829
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Feb
School Security. The Best of ERIC on Educational Management, Number 57.
ERIC Clearinghouse on Educational Management, Eugene, OR.
The 12 items in this annotated bibliography are entries in the ERIC system concerning school crime and how to improve school security. The articles and documents focus on a number of issues, including (1) how to reduce vandalism, (2) the principal's role in school crime management, (3) factors correlated with disruption in schools, (4) the prevention of crime and strategies for dealing with it, (5) sound detection systems, (6) results of studies on violence and school vandalism, (7) security devices (especially locks), (8) methods for identifying and analyzing school crime problems, (9) a method for preventing crime by addressing the factors motivating adolescents to commit crimes, (10) the selection of a security alarm system, (11) the essential aspects of developing a basic security program, and (12) a unique program to discourage vandalism by turning off all lights after closing hours. (JM)
Descriptors: Administrator Role, Adolescents, Alarm Systems, Crime, Delinquency, Disadvantaged Youth, Elementary Secondary Education, Emotional Disturbances, Lighting, Prevention, Principals, School Security, School Vandalism, Violence
ERIC Clearinghouse on Educational Management, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 (free).
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Educational Management, Eugene, OR.