ERIC Number: EJ674224
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
Violence Prevention: An Evaluation of Program Effects with Urban African American Students.
McMahon, Susan D.; Washburn, Jason J.
Journal of Primary Prevention, v24 n1 p43-62 Fall 2003
Examines the impact of a violence prevention program among African American students in two inner-city schools in Chicago. Students in 5th through 8th grade participated in Second Step: A Violence Prevention Program, and completed surveys at pretest and posttest. Findings reveal significant increases in self-reported knowledge and skills, self-reported empathy, and teacher-reported prosocial behavior. (Contains 72 references and 2 tables.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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