ERIC Number: EJ741058
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Combating Violence at School Sports Events
Education Digest: Essential Readings Condensed for Quick Review, v71 n8 p41-44 Apr 2006
It is absolutely critical that high school games be organized in the safest way possible--both for the students, the staff who are directly involved and for all the spectators who watch these games. School officials have become vigilant with safety measures as a string of violent incidents has occurred in several school athletic events across the nation over the past year. In this article, the author discusses several strategies to combat violence at school sports events.
Descriptors: Athletics, School Safety, Violence, High Schools, Prevention, Risk Reduction, Weapons, School Security, Crime Prevention
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools
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