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Middle School Violence
An exploration of the nature and scope of middle school violence and its prevention.
# 124689 | 3,750 words | 14 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Education (Social Issues) , Education (Jr High/High School)

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This paper examines the nature and scope of middle school violence as well as programs that have been developed to prevent it. The paper begins with a definition of school violence and goes on to outline the basic scope of the problem. This is followed by an examination of the research on programs that have been developed to prevent violence in middle schools. Conclusions are formulated as to how effective these programs might be.

From the Paper:

"Jekielek et al. report that; "School violence can lead to a disruptive and threatening environment, physical injury and emotional stress, all of which can be obstacles to student achievement." Educators have responded to the perceived threat of school violence by implementing programs designed to prevent, deter and respond to the potential for violence in schools. In addition, the No Child Left Behind Act emphasizes the importance of safe learning environments by requiring schools..."

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