Creating Schoolwide Prevention and Intervention Strategies

Publish Date: 
Revised September 2007
Description: 

This guide is intended to put the issue of schoolwide violence prevention in context for educators and outline an approach for choosing and creating effective prevention programs. The guide covers the following topics:

- Why schoolwide prevention strategies are critical
- Characteristics of a safe school
- Four sources of vulnerability to school violence
- How to plan for strategies that meet school safety needs
- Five effective response strategies
- Useful Web and print resources
 
Creating Schoolwide Prevention and Intervention Strategies

Bibliography: 
Jeffrey Sprague, Institute on Violence and Destructive Behavior, University of Oregon
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