ERIC Number: ED423165
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Reach and Teach Your Peers! A Handbook To Help Teen Peer Educators Prevent Crime and Improve the Community.
National Crime Prevention Council, Washington, DC.; National Inst. for Citizen Education in the Law, Washington, DC.
This handbook helps young people help each other prevent crime in their communities. The handbook organizes and prepares peer educators to effectively reach their peers about crime prevention. Sections of the booklet include: (1) "How and Why to Use This Handbook"; (2) "What You and Your Friends Can Do To Prevent Crime"; (3) "Where to Start"; (4) "A Timetable for Preparing"; (5) "Tips to Help You Teach Your Peers about Crime Prevention"; and (6) "Resources You Can Use." (EH)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Civics, Crime Prevention, Juvenile Justice, Law Related Education, Peer Counseling, Peer Groups, Secondary Education, Social Studies
National Institute for Citizen Education in the Law, 711 G Street SE, Washington, DC 20003-2815; telephone: 202-546-6644 ext. 228.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Justice, Washington, DC. Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.
Authoring Institution: National Crime Prevention Council, Washington, DC.; National Inst. for Citizen Education in the Law, Washington, DC.