This prevention brief provides project directors with information, strategies, and resources for addressing Teen Dating Violence (TDV) in schools. It covers important components of TDV, including:...

This brief addresses the issue of drug abuse among youth and explains ways in which drug abuse can be prevented, as well as evidence-based practices to decrease the number of youth who use alcohol...

Researchers often focus on risk factors while neglecting the protective factors that can play a key role in preventing social ills, such as violence, for young people and society. This publication...

This resource discusses the Multisystemic Therapy approach, a family-based treatment model for adolescents exhibiting serious antisocial behaviors such as violence, delinquency, and substance abuse...

This brief describes the Safe Schools/Healthy Students initiative to create activities that foster a students’ feeling of safety in school and their community. It cites evidence-based practices for...

Drawing a connection between violence, education, and poverty by observing the early life experiences of Latino youth as well as their families, schools, neighborhoods, and the larger society, this...

This article provides teachers and school staff with various ways to recognize and respond to the warning signs of suicide. It places an emphasis on communication between teachers, school staff, and...

Descriptions of 13 Evidence-Based Programs and Practices related to Positive School Discipiine. To be used with the Comparing Evidence-Based Programs and Practices worksheet. File:  EBP_FactSheets....

Examples of completed Action Plans for the five strategy prongs and data collection, as described in Module 5 of the online Positive School Discipline course. File:  ActionPlanExemplars.pdf Age...

Scenarios of an elementary, middle, and high school student that describe underlying issues that can contribute to school discipline issues. File:  ScenariosofThreeStudents.pdf Age Group: ...

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