ERIC Number: EJ550551
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Looking at the Big Picture: School Administrators and Violence Reduction.
Petersen, George J.
Journal of School Leadership, v7 n5 p456-79 Sep 1997
Investigated district and site administrators' perceptions of school violence and violence-prevention programs in 15 school districts in 12 states. Unanimously agreed-upon causes were lack of family involvement or supervision, lack of family structure, and parental use of violence. Describes a prevention model stressing family inclusion, values education, student self-worth, conflict resolution, and media intervention. (33 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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