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Author Quarles, Chester L.

Title Staying safe at school / Chester L. Quarles, Tammy F. Quarles
Edition Second edition
Published Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 138 pages) : illustrations
Contents Ch. 1. Are you afraid? -- ch. 2. Crime prevention -- ch. 3. Risk assessment -- ch. 4. Risk reduction -- ch. 5. Your personal security program -- ch. 6. Everyday security decisions -- ch. 7. Traveling safely -- ch. 8. Avoiding troublemakers -- ch. 9. Becoming a successful victim -- ch. 10. Teenage rape and sexual assault avoidance -- ch. 11. What are you going to do now?
Summary "Written by veteran law enforcement and family counseling professionals, the second edition of this guidebook shows students and parents how to stay safe at school. The book pinpoints personal safety issues of importance to all educators and explains how to analyze schools for security risks. It also includes proven methods for averting crime, improving school safety, and avoiding becoming a victim. Additional chapters explore teachers' liability and rights and discuss the concept of emotional survival"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject School violence -- United States -- Prevention.
Schools -- Security measures -- United States.
Teachers -- Crimes against -- United States -- Prevention.
Form Electronic book
Author Quarles, Tammy.
ISBN 1439858292