ERIC Number: ED430198
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999-May
Reference Count: N/A
Students At-Risk: Poverty, Pregnancy, Violence, Depression, and the Demise of the Traditional Family. Second Edition.
Bonilla, Carlos A., Ed.; Goss, Joyce, Ed.; Lauderdale, Katherine Lynn, Ed.
This book was designed by a group of teachers and would-be teachers to let their voices be heard, their concerns aired, their suggestions heralded, and their ideas concerning students at risk be proclaimed. The following articles are presented: (1) "Children in Poverty" (Cris Fruzza, Carlos A. Bonilla, Katherine L. Lauderdale, Eric Affleck); (2) "Teen Pregnancy: The Truths and the Consequences" (Carlos A. Bonilla); (3) "Teenage Pregnancy: Where Are the Dads?"; (4) "Adolescent Depression: Crisis in Our Schools"; (5) "Torn Apart By Divorce: When a Family is Shattered to Pieces..."; (6) "The Biology of Aggression" (Carlos A. Bonilla); (7) "Nippin' Hostility in the Bud: Empowering All"; (8)"Help Me Understand" (Jennifer Cain Neal); (9) "Who's Hurting Who? Violence in Education"; (10)"Violent Homes, Violent Children" (Katherine Lynn Lauderdale). These articles provide current information and statistics that would be helpful for educators and parents. Each article includes a bibliography. (MKA)
Descriptors: Bullying, Depression (Psychology), Divorce, Early Parenthood, Elementary Secondary Education, Family (Sociological Unit), High Risk Students, One Parent Family, Poverty, Pregnancy, Pregnant Students, Violence
ICA Publishing, 1020 N. Commerce, Stockton, CA 95202 ($19.95 plus $4.00 S&H).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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Note: Contains color laser graphics.