A large proportion of American children are exposed to violence and assaults, and the developmental consequences can be great, a new survey shows.
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Meanwhile, Sandy Hook's 450 kindergarten through 4th grade students will keep attending classes at a converted Chalk Hill Middle in nearby Monroe, Conn.
May 07, 2013
The 16 Race to the Top district winners will pair with community partners to work on social, emotional, and behavioral lessons.
April 30, 2013
Many school districts are changing codes of conduct to limit the use of out-of-school suspension and expulsion, but resources needed to make those changes are often limited.
April 26, 2013
After the devastating school shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn., in December, state lawmakers around the country have proposed hundreds of ways to improve school security.
April 18, 2013
The U.S. Senate may discuss a proposal that addresses, to an extent, school-based mental health care services.
April 10, 2013
In his budget proposal, President Barack Obama pitches new money for mental health initiatives, school security, improvements to school climate, and school kitchens.
April 05, 2013
Researchers who analyzed the NRA school safety proposal say it's expensive to implement, could increase the potential for injuries, and fails to get at the roots of the school violence.
April 02, 2013
A school safety task force convened by the National Rifle Association recommends that schools either hire armed security officers or arm selected school employees to improve school safety.
March 11, 2013
One of the things that schools can expect is guidance from the Educational Facilities Clearinghouse on low-cost ways schools can improve security.