ERIC Number: ED451426
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Indicators of School Crime and Safety, 2000.
Kaufman, Phillip; Chen, Xianglei; Choy, Susan P.; Ruddy, Sally A.; Miller, Amanda K.; Fleury, Jill K.; Chandler, Kathryn A.; Rand, Michael R.; Klaus, Patsy; Planty, Michael G.
This report contains the most recent available data on school crime and safety drawn from a number of statistical series supported by the federal government. It is organized as a series of indicators, with each indicator presenting data on a different aspect of school crime and safety. There are five sections to the report: Violent Deaths at School; Nonfatal Student Victimization--Student Reports; Violence and Crime at School--Public School Principles/Disciplinarian Reports; Nonfatal Teacher Victimization at School--Teacher Reports; and School Environment. Each section contains a set of indicators that, taken together, describe a distinct aspect of school crime and safety. Appendixes include "School Practices and Policies Related to Safety and Discipline," technical notes, and a glossary. (Contains 81 tables and 37 figures.) (MKA)
Descriptors: Administrators, Crime, Death, Discipline, Educational Environment, Elementary Secondary Education, School Safety, Teachers, Victims of Crime, Violence
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.; Department of Justice, Washington, DC. Office of Justice Programs.
IES Cited: ED451259