ERIC Number: EJ607027
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Violence Prevention in Georgia's Rural Public School Systems: Perceptions of School Superintendents.
Southern Rural Sociology, v14 p91-109 1998
Survey responses by superintendents in 81 of Georgia's 114 rural school districts covered violence prevention policies; use of searches, videocamera surveillance, metal detectors, security alarm systems, dress codes, and law enforcement officers on campus; incidence of removal of weapons and various forms of violence; student discipline programs; and the relationship of school safety to school size. (Contains 24 references.) (SV)
Descriptors: Administrator Attitudes, Discipline, Elementary Secondary Education, Prevention, Rural Schools, School Districts, School Policy, School Security, School Size, School Surveys, Superintendents, Violence
Southern Rural Sociology, c/o Dr. Dorothy Jenkins, School of Landscape Architecture, 302 New Design Bldg., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803 (annual subscription $25.00; back issues $5.00 each).
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Georgia