Uniforms In Public School
1,501 words... dropped rapidly and 600 students have been given detention and 200 suspended. This did exactly the opposite of what uniforms are suppose to accomplish. If policy makers are serious about finding solutions to the problem of school violence, maybe they should ask the real experts: the students themselves. The ACLU recently conducted a series of focus groups with high school students asking them what would help reduce violence in school. Uniforms did not make the list. Their suggestion: 1. Sinc...
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Year Old Boy Acts Of Violence
1,791 wordsMoses Lake, Wash. 2 students and 1 teacher Bethel, Alaska Principal and 1 student killed, 2 killed, 1 other wounded when 14 -year-old Barry others wounded by Evan Ramsey, 16, at his high Loukaitis opened fire on his algebra class. school. Pearl, Miss. 2 students killed and 7 wounded by West Paducah, Ky. 3 students killed, 5 wounded a 16 -year-old who was also accused of killing his by a 14 -year-old boy as they participated in a prayer mother. He and several friends thought to be in on circle at...
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Violence And Crime Violent Incidents
1,774 words... ching becomes almost impossible, and concerns about safety and control take precedence over concerns about learning and teaching. In general, school factors that are conducive to disorder, crime, and violence include: (a) overcrowding; (b) high student / teacher ratios; (c) insufficient curricular / course relevance; combined with (d) low student academic achievement and apathy, which give rise to disruptive ness; (e) poor facilities design and portable buildings that both increase isolation...
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Committed By Juveniles Violence In Schools
883 wordsViolence in schools is hardly new to the United States, but growing news coverage and public concerns about the problem has marked recent years. Shocking reports of violent crimes committed by juveniles seem to have become common. Is the media to blame, for the violence juveniles commit in schools? Exploring how juvenile offenders have taken the brunt of crimes policies reaction to the high level and recent increase in school violence in the United States, may answer that question. I believe tha...
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Columbine High School Dylan Klebold
625 wordsSchool Violence: The Columbine Tragedy Tuesday, April 20, 1999, is one of the most significant dates to the tragedies of school violence. It all started 1 year and 6 months ago. It was a normal morning in Littleton, Colorado the students of Columbine High School had no idea of the tragedies that would go on durning the day. No one could know, as they went about their normal business, that beneath the calm, an anger had been raging in the hearts and minds of two students, Eric Harris 18 and Dylan...
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1,040 wordsThere are many fatal and nonfatal crimes in our schools today. We have got to put an end to all this unnecessary violence. School violence effects the way students perform in school, hurts many students, so we have to show the solution to stop the violence and teach the awareness of violent kids in our schools. School violence effects the way students perform in their school. Students do not want to show up to class, because of being afraid of fights, stabbing, or shootings. Due to all the schoo...
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Sirs Researcher Warning Signs
1,070 words... t to do in an emergency situation in case a student brings a gun to school. The staff members must not yell and be mean to kids for little things and they need to grade fairly to every student in the school. Staff members must show no favorites over students and treat them all with the same respect. Everyone should understand the warning signs of a troubled child. We need to have ourselves adopt a school (12 things the rest of us can do 1). We must take steps to maintain order, demonstrate r...
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Violent Video Games Violent Acts
1,409 wordsFor many years there has been an increase in the cases of violence in schools. Violence, in itself, has been a problem plaguing schools and just recently has it taken deadly actions. But what causes these outbreaks of aggression and hatred to occur? Is it the community where the school is or peers that children come in contact with? Some factors that might contribute to violence in schools is the family influence, society's shortcomings, the media and drugs. But can it really all be blamed on th...
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Youth Violence And Television
1,668 wordsYouth Violence and Television Youth Violence Do The Young Ever Listen? It would be safe to say that American society is preoccupied with Television. If one asks the question, "How much violence is on television?" One finds that the level of violence has remained relatively constant over the last 2 decades. Most of the violence is directed mainly to the young viewers. All most all the television show depict violence in one form or another. If an average child watches 2 to 4 hours of television a ...
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U S Department Modest Proposal
746 wordsCant We All Just Get Along: A Proposal for Peace Based on A Modest Proposal There is a grave national crisis occurring all across the nation. Children everywhere are committing acts of hostility in their schools. Schools are no longer a safe haven for children but are now considered war zones where victims are abundant and violence is the enemy. Fifty-seven percent of public elementary and secondary school principals reported that one or more incidents of crime or violence occurred in their scho...
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Columbine High School Exposure To Violence
1,253 wordsSchool Violence In the past several years, there have been many instances of violent acts (including murder) occurring throughout the United States. Littleton, Colorado; Springfield, Oregon; Edinboro, Pennsylvania; and West Paducah, Kentucky are just a few of the small towns that have been hit by such a tragic event. Due to the fact that all of these are small towns, students, parents, and communities alike are realizing that no town is really safe. An outbreak of school violence can happen anyw...
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School Violence Family Values
1,272 words... g long, black trench coats, carrying big machine guns, and only shooting the people that ridiculed them. Watching this film and thinking about what those children went through at Columbine and what the survivors saw is heartbreaking and extremely horrifying. Television causes another connection between children and violence. If children are exposed to various amounts of violence on television, then it is likely that they will begin to be desensitized to violent acts and possibly become more ...
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655 wordsJournal of School Violence Violence in schools is a burning problem of todays society. It involves different degrees of misbehavior, from bullying and fights to rape and murder. All aspects of this problem have to be considered and understood by teachers and school authorities and ways to cope with this issue have to be worked out. To help in this uneasy task, there are a number of publications dealing with causes and consequences of school violence as well as intervention and prevention of such...
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Past Three Years Violence In Schools
734 wordsThere is definitely a problem with school violence today. The last three years have shown us that violence in our schools society is more common today then ever before. Whether the violence has to do with guns, knives, or just a simple fight, school violence is getting a little out of hand. There have been several school shootings in the last few years, and the number of school shootings seems to be growing rapidly these days. When the last figures were taken by the government educators had foun...
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Zero Tolerance School Violence
1,418 wordsSchool Violence Shoots Up, Students Are Shot School Violence Shoots Up, Students Are Shot Down: What To Do Corey Rasch English 1301 Mrs. Mansfield 20 November, 2000 School Violence Shoots Up, Students are Shot Down: What To Do After shootings at Jonesboro, Ark, Paducah, Ky, Springfield, Ore, Pearl, Miss, and Littleton, Co, serious questions arise such as has school violence risen, and, if so, what can we do to fix it. The truth is, school violence is on a rise, and it can be attributed to factor...
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Make A Difference Wear Uniforms
1,493 wordsThroughout the State of Florida, numerous school boards have been attempting to standardize the clothing that students wear. The school superintendents who are in favor of uniforms will argue that the children who wear them will experience many benefits. I disagree with this position. I feel that the use of uniforms will strip identity, stifle creativity, and unnecessarily burden the families that cannot afford them. The use of uniforms has already been implemented in several long-standing socia...
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353 wordsUniforms Cannot Control Violence Bomb threats, shootings, fist fights and even name calling: all of these are taking place in our schools today. School boards around the country are searching for the cause in a desperate attempt to end the school violence. Some say forcing the students to wear uniforms will do the trick. I do not think wearing uniforms will lessen school violence any more than it will win a fashion contest. Many students express who they are through the way they dress. For examp...
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Commit Acts Littleton Colorado
3,416 wordsIn A Time of Violence Everywhere we look we see some sort of violence, if its not ourselves committing the violence, someone around us is. It is as though it never fails, on television it is not considered a good show unless there is some sort of shoot em up seen on every show. There is not an easy solution to stopping the violence that occurs each day. Instead it will take a nation wide contribution to even begin to control violence. I hope to show how violence is caused, who commits violence, ...
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Metal Detectors Todays Youth
2,478 wordsChabert 1 Guy Chabert Mr. Addison English 102 12 April 2000 Solution in School Murder It is 7: 30 on a normal Tuesday morning at Westside Elementary School. The buses have begun to pull into the child unloading dock and have unloaded the students. As the buses pull off, the students began to head toward their classroom to wait for the day to begin. As the day progresses, the students ready themselves for lunch break. As the teachers aid opens the door for the students to leave, she sees four stu...
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