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Policy Options for Interventions in Failing Schools

RAND Corporation

This dissertation discusses the theories underlying responses to the problem of failing schools, including parental choice and government interventions. It examines New Zealand's experience with failing schools and intervention strategies in underperforming schools in California.

Digest of Education Statistics

Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education

This annual series compiles statistical information of the U.S.

Abc's of Bullying: Addressing, Blocking, and Curbing School Aggression (Online Course)

Center for Substance Abuse Prevention

This online course examines the causes and effects of bullying, prevention techniques and programs, screening, treatment options, and legal/ethical issues surrounding bullying. It is designed for professionals in education, health and mental health, and related fields. Materials are intended for students in elementary through high school and for community-wide use.

Developing an Anti-bullying Program: Increasing Safety, Reducing Violence

International Association of Chiefs of Police

One of a series of briefs written for law enforcement leaders developing juvenile justice programs, this brief highlights the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program as conducted by the Chula Vista, CA,

How the Justice System Responds to Juvenile Victims: A Comprehensive Model

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

This brief introduces the concept of a juvenile victim justice system, identifying the major elements of the system by delineating how cases move through it.

Forum Focus: Countering Structural Racism

The Forum for Youth Investment

This newsletter discusses the different ways that youth activism can be used to increase personal youth development and facilitate change around issues of racism.

National Center for Suicide Prevention Training (NCSPT)

Harvard Injury Control Research Center and Education Development Center

The National Center for Suicide Prevention Training (NCSPT) provides online courses and other educational resources to help public officials, service providers, and community-based coalitions devel



Provides free resources for both advanced grantwriting consultants and inexperienced nonprofit staff.

Effective Family Strengthening Interventions

U.S. Department of Justice

This publication presents information on the latest research detailing the crucial role played by the family in delinquency prevention and describes the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency P

Dressed Down Research Terms: A Glossary for Non-Researchers

Missouri Institute of Mental Health

This glossary is a compilation of terms commonly used in academic, technical, and/or clinical writing about mental health research in language that accessible to a broader audience who have not had