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ERIC Number: ED488782
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Nov
Reference Count: 41
Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2005. NCES 2006-001
DeVoe, Jill F.; Peter, Katharin; Noonan, Margaret; Snyder, Thomas D.; Baum, Katrina; Snyder, Thomas D.
National Center for Education Statistics
Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2005 is the eighth in a series of annual reports produced by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) in the U.S. Department of Education and the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) in the U.S. Department of Justice that present the most recent data available on school crime and student safety. The indicators in this report are based on information drawn from a variety of independent data sources, including national surveys of students, teachers, and principals, and data collections from federal departments and agencies, including BJS, NCES, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Key findings cover: Violent Deaths; Nonfatal Student Victimization; Nonfatal Teacher Victimization; School Environment; Fights, Weapons, and Illegal Substances; Fear and Avoidance; Discipline, Safety, and Security Measures. Contained are an Introduction; Lists of Tables; List of Figures; Supplemental Tables; Standard Error Tables; Reference; Appendices A: Technical Notes and B: Glossary of Terms.
Descriptors: National Surveys, Crime, School Safety, Violence, Victims of Crime, Educational Environment, Discipline, School Security, Weapons, Drug Use, Fear
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: MPR Associates, Berkeley, CA.National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.; Department of Justice, Washington, DC. Bureau of Justice Statistics.; Education Statistics Services Inst., Washington, DC.
IES Funded: Yes
IES Cited: ED492046; ED492056
IES Publication: http://ies.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2006001