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ERIC Number: EJ601206
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0003-0953
Does Zero Mean Zero? Balancing Policy with Procedure in the Fight against Weapons at School.
Martin, W. Michael
American School Board Journal, v187 n3 p39-41 Mar 2000
The recent escalation of zero-tolerance weapons policies was predicated on a (mis)perceived increase in school-related shootings. When administering such policies, principals should reaffirm the policy message, clarify consequences, be careful with evidence, clear their calendars, prepare a communication plan, and coordinate responses to the media. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Gun Free Schools Act 1994