ERIC Number: EJ539260
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Making Schools Safer and Violence Free.
Walker, Hill M.; Gresham, Frank M.
Intervention in School and Clinic, v32 n4 p199-204 Mar 1997
This article surveys school safety and violence prevention through discussion of violence among today's school-age youth, causal factors, the impact of violence on schools, characteristics of safe and unsafe schools, and recommended strategies and resources for addressing school safety. A "School Crime Assessment Tool" and descriptions of five model programs to reduce violence are appended. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: Violence in the Classroom.