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2014-06-30 23:07:03

School Shooting, An Extensive Guide Released Today by NoBullying: http://nobullying.com/school-shooting/ London, UK (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 In past years, school shootings have become common. So common that they need to be discussed and understood in order to prevent such tragedies from happening to children and school staff everywhere, explore NoBullying’s guide to school shooting released today. The guide begins by listing the six factors that contribute to a school shooting such as...

2014-05-28 23:15:52

K-12 school leaders across the nation were surveyed to gather their opinions on key school safety issues. School shootings, lockdowns, bullying, and emergency preparedness were among the issues explored in the survey. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 More than 88% of school administrators had to communicate with parents about a safety-related incident within the past 12 months, according to a new national survey of K-12 school leaders. The “State of School Safety in America” survey...

2014-03-13 08:34:50

Panel will discuss today's real-world school culture and offer strategies to keep K-12 students, staff and visitors safe LOUISVILLE, Colo., March 13, 2014 PRNewswire/ -- Inovonics (http://www.inovonics.com), a leading provider of enterprise life safety and specialized commercial wireless systems, today announced it is sponsoring a panel entitled, "Beyond School Shootings: Everyday Violence in K-12 Schools and Methods for Prevention," on Wednesday, April 2 from 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m....

2013-11-25 16:36:31

Father of slain dating violence victim urges action One in 10 high school youth in the U.S. reports having been hit or physically hurt by a dating partner in the past year, according to a new study led by a Boston University School of Public Health researcher. In a study published in the Journal of School Violence, Emily Rothman and Ziming Xuan, faculty at Boston University, analyzed data from 100,901 students who participated in the national Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System...

2013-04-25 20:38:47

Study confirms link between school climate and violence School violence is a very important social issue world-wide. It poses a significant threat to the health, achievement, and well-being of students. Although the most highly published incidents involve serious physical violence, less serious forms of physical aggression and psychological violence (including harassment, bullying, and relational aggression) present far more prevalent and persistent problems. During the last twenty...

2013-01-08 23:25:33

Expert recommendations address alarming yet often overlooked issue Teachers across the United States report alarmingly high rates of personally experiencing student violence and harassment while at school, according to an article published by the American Psychological Association that presents comprehensive recommendations to make schools safer for school personnel as well as students. "Understanding and Preventing Violence Directed Against Teachers: Recommendations for a National...

2011-08-29 13:00:00

The Bureau for At-Risk Youth releases latest buyerâs guide to address guidance and counseling efforts. Woodbury, NY (PRWEB) August 29, 2011 The Guidance Group announces its publication of The Bureau for At-Risk Youth Fall 2011 Buyerâs Guide. This catalog of low-cost, prevention tools is focused on helping children and teens from grades 3-12 make smart, safe life choices. The catalog includes over 200 research-based supplemental materials including curricula, live...


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