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410 results for “School Shootings”.


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Sociology

Preventing School Shootings

Words: 859
Length: 2 Pages
Type:

There is a lot of talk about school shootings and how to prevent them—especially in the wake of the most recent shooting in Florida, where 17 individuals lost their…

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Parkland School Shooting Essay

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Length: Pages
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Parkland, Florida Shooting – Rampant Gun Violence in the Nation’s Schools What started as a normal day for the teachers and students at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in…

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7 Pages
Research Proposal

Teaching

School Crime Including the Characteristics

Words: 2347
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

Several areas, if poorly designed, can lead to violent and criminal behavior, including parking lots, isolated spots on campus, locker rooms, and corridors. Often, violent behavior occurs in these…

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30 Pages
Thesis

Children

School-Based Bullying Prevention Programs the

Words: 9042
Length: 30 Pages
Type: Thesis

They predict age and gender variations relate to bullying concerns. Of the 25 cartoons implemented in the study, two depict characters with different shades of skin color where skin…

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56 Pages
Dissertation

Business

School of Engineering and Design

Words: 15360
Length: 56 Pages
Type: Dissertation

The last century has seen an increase in the level of international purchases which has been supported by the developments in transportation and technology. Goods can move faster than…

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3 Pages
Essay

Teaching

Violence in American Schools Violence a &

Words: 938
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Violence in American Schools Violence (a & b) Columbine High School is in Jefferson County in Littleton, Colorado. In the spring of 1999, two male senior students executed a…

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3 Pages
Dissertation or Thesis complete

Teaching

Metal Detectors in School

Words: 1157
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Dissertation or Thesis complete

Metal Detectors in Schools When confronted with a frightening phenomena, people often tend only to look at the symptom, rather than the underlying cause, and in turn they end…

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9 Pages
Essay

Sociology

Aurora Colorado Theater Shooting After Action Report

Words: 2936
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Essay

The Aurora theater shooting incident is the largest shooting incident in the history of the U.S. in terms of the number of casualties. Perpetrated by one James Eagan Holmes,…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Teaching

Violence in the Public Schools Teen Violence

Words: 1762
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

violence in the public schools. Teen violence in general has become a major concern in America today. One of the reasons for the issue being so prevalent is the…

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3 Pages
Essay

Law - Constitutional Law

Philosophy Required in High School

Words: 1096
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Obama endorsed an Illinois handgun ban while he was serving in the Illinois state legislature and also supports a ban on semi-automatic weapons. However, the current President professed his…

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6 Pages
Case Study

Criminal Justice

Virginia Tech Shooting What Went Wrong

Words: 2406
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Case Study

Conflict esolution: Analysis of the Virginia Tech Shootings This paper examines the horrible tragedy that struck Virginia Tech on that took place on April 16, 2007. This paper goes…

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40 Pages
Term Paper

Teaching

Privacy for High School Students

Words: 12892
Length: 40 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Internet: Privacy for High School Students An Analysis of Privacy Issues and High School Students in the United States Today In the Age of Information, the issue of invasion…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Teaching

Police Protection at Schools in Light of

Words: 2061
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

police protection at schools in light of the sniper attacks as well as the school shootings that have occurred over the years. The paper presents a study proposal and…

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3 Pages
Annotated Bibliography

Film

Assessing and Responding to Crisis Situations in the Schools

Words: 789
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Annotated Bibliography

Threat ssessments and Crisis Interventions in the Public Schools llen, M. & Burt, K. (2002). School counselors' preparation for and participation in crisis intervention. Professional School Counseling, 6(2), 96-101.…

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5 Pages
Essay

Education - Social Issues

Arming School Personnel Reasons Against

Words: 1586
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Gun violence in America doesn’t appear to be going anywhere soon, and deadly rampages have seemed to squeeze their way in the experience of American life. What was once…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Teaching

Random Locker Searches in Schools

Words: 1251
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Reasonable suspicion -- A carefully considered presumption, based on specific facts and circumstances, that a person is probably involved in criminal activity. efore an officer can act on this…

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4 Pages
Essay

Teaching

How an Internship Enhanced My Knowledge of Public Schools

Words: 1494
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

intern in the administration of an inner city school. Learning the "ropes" in terms of what administration staff does in a school environment requires the ability to research, it…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Law - Constitutional Law

How to Prevent Mass Shootings in the USA

Words: 1644
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Second mendment to the Constitution of the United States can often be as prevalent and potentially divisive as the First mendment, which covers freedom of speech, freedom of the…

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4 Pages
Thesis

Law - Constitutional Law

Violent Shootings at Virginia Tech

Words: 1189
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Thesis

Those that oppose the allowing of firearms on campus also assert that there are other ways to make college campuses more secure. For instance, the development of campus wide…

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7 Pages
Essay

Violence

The Virginia Tech Shooting

Words: 2091
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Abstract This paper analyzes the case of Seung-Hui Cho, who killed dozens at Virginia Tech in 2007. The paper examines Cho’s background, his mental illness, the way in which…

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5 Pages
Case Study

Literature

Case Study of a School Gone Wrong

Words: 1979
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Case Study

school known as St. Martin de Porras. There were two portions to the case study…a part "A" and a part "B." The two parts were very much a "before"…

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6 Pages
Essay

Criminal Justice

Shooting of Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords Writers

Words: 2190
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

shooting of Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, writers Michael Grunwald and Jay Newton-Small asked an important question: How could Jared Loughner, the shooter, be considered too dangerous to attend community…

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School Violence Essay

Words: 2542
Length: Pages
Type:

What Methods Can Schools in the United States Implement to Prevent Violence in Schools? Introduction Statement of the problem The recent upswing in high-profile violent incidents in the United…

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12 Pages
Essay

Criminal Justice

Dawson College Shooting Occurred on September 13

Words: 3758
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Essay

Dawson College shooting occurred on September 13, 2006 at Dawson College located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. It was reported that the shooter was Kimveer Gill and he shot a…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Criminal Justice

Violence at Schools in South

Words: 4378
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

..This perspective is from the U.S.A.; in Europe, violence in school and the concern about violence may not be at similar levels, but it is undoubtedly a topic of…

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2 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Mass Shooting Could Have Been Prevented The

Words: 634
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

mass shooting could have been prevented. The key to knowing what to do in the future is to understand how to recognize signs of mental illness and stability. In…

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3 Pages
Research Paper

Film

Violence in the Education System

Words: 885
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

School Violence Schools have more esponsibility to Prevent School Violence than ever before Issues related to school violence have become an increasingly salient issue in modern society. This issue…

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3 Pages
Essay

Writing

The Bernard Goetz Shootings

Words: 948
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Bernie Goetz is a vigilante that shot 4 black male youths in 1984. The victims asked Goetz for five dollars to play video games and Goetz accepted. He stated…

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56 Pages
Admission Essay

Medical / Medicine

Applying to Medical Schools in the North East

Words: 15719
Length: 56 Pages
Type: Admission Essay

Essay 2: In what collegiate extracurriculars did you engage? (400 characters) As Vice President of Phi Kappa Sigma, I co-managed the annual $30k budget, participated in 100+ hours of…

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2 Pages
Essay

Education

Charter Schools vs Public Schools

Words: 693
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Choice of Schooling I think it is important to have a choice of schooling especially, as Bill Moyers points out, the nation lurches towards an oligarchy in which the…

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2 Pages
Article Review

Law - Constitutional Law

Gun Safety Be Taught in Schools The

Words: 734
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Article Review

Gun Safety Be Taught in Schools? The purpose of this 2009 mixed method study by Cecelia Obeng was to ascertain the need for teaching gun safety to students in…

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20 Pages
Term Paper

Children

Zero Tolerance Policies in Public Schools

Words: 5978
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Education: The Intolerance of Zero Tolerance Zero Tolerance Policies in Public Schools One has only to turn on the television, log onto the Internet, or glance at a newspaper…

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5 Pages
Essay

Law - Constitutional Law

Gun Control Legislation the Availability of and

Words: 1708
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Gun Control Legislation The availability of and access to firearms which is enshrined in the U.S. Constitution by the Second Amendment has created a multitude of consequences for modern…

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3 Pages
Essay

Teaching

Realities of Zero Tolerance Policies

Words: 1137
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

If they face the full extent of the penalties, hopefully those students will find the positive aspects to their experience and help them focus on what in life matters…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Teaching

English Literature Today's Society Has

Words: 1272
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

There must a connection between the teacher and the student beyond the traditional system of work. As stated by Ozer, there are several levels for implementation ranging from class/teacher…

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2 Pages
Case Study

Law - Constitutional Law

Public Policy the Author of This Response

Words: 610
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Case Study

Public Policy The author of this response is asked to answer to five major questions and requirements in this assignment relative to the school shootings and focus group research…

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6 Pages
Essay

Teaching

Narrative Argument

Words: 2155
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

validity, and for school administrators Goldstein's points should be discussed and debated. Goldstein suggests that without violating students' privacy rights, instructors / teachers nationwide need to be far more…

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3 Pages
Literature Review

Teaching

Education Literature Review Whenever the Disturbing News

Words: 1135
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Literature Review

Education Literature eview Whenever the disturbing news of yet another school shooting shatters the adolescence of innocent teenagers, the national media, concerned parents and strained educators alike once again…

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13 Pages
Term Paper

Teaching

ASCA This Research Study Will

Words: 3516
Length: 13 Pages
Type: Term Paper

A study published in 2007 suggested that "The ASCA National Model can help school counselors think proactively about how they can best serve the students in their schools, and…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Criminal Justice

Youth Crime in Canada and

Words: 1587
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The fear of adolescents and young adults is also being driven by the media's choice to sensationalize events that are actually very isolated in their number, and occurrence. CONCLUSION…

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3 Pages
Reaction Paper

Mythology - Religion

Religion Should There Be Prayer

Words: 1049
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Reaction Paper

The U.S. Supreme Court has supported school cooperation in regards to the establishment of religion. They have done this because they respect the religious nature of people and feel…

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11 Pages
Research Paper

Psychology

Coping Strategies and Screening for PTSD

Words: 3215
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Research Paper

PTSD Effects on Mass Shooting SurvivorsIntroductionPost traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is common among soldiers returning from active duty overseas, where they encountered combat, shelling, intense encounters with the enemy…

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14 Pages
Term Paper

Teaching

You Are Reminded That the

Words: 4258
Length: 14 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Since juvenile records are sealed during ongoing investigations, the authors used multiple sources from available national press reports, each of which was identified by more than one source, to…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Children

Virtues It Is Clearly Chronological

Words: 1236
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The article specifically listed school shootings as one connection! One thing I noticed as I read through results was that animal abuse before the age of ten seems to…

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9 Pages
Thesis

Law - Constitutional Law

Difficult Buy a Gun a U S Citizens

Words: 2924
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Thesis

difficult buy a gun, a U.S. citizens amendment 8-10 pages length, double spaced, font 12 times roman. MLA standards 8-12 sources, 12-20 citations. hy the U.S. should not ban…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Children

ADR -- Facilitating Conflict Between Children Peer

Words: 1591
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

ADR -- Facilitating Conflict Between Children: Peer (School) mediation programs Perspective of Media Source: CNN Before the shootings at Columbine High School, many parents simply thought of childhood and…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Children

Causes of Teen Violence Missing the Mark

Words: 901
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

causes of teen violence, "Missing the Mark" by Jackson Katz and Sur Jhally, and "Stop Blaming Kids and TV" by Mike Males. Katz and Jhally argue that teen violence…

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6 Pages
Research Proposal

Children

Education Maximum Security The Culture

Words: 2026
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

By providing more time for children to be in school, the program takes away dangerous time that students will be on the streets making negative alliances. Additionally, by increasing…

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6 Pages
Thesis

Teaching

Zero-Tolerance Zero Tolerance Policies in America's Public

Words: 1507
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Thesis

Zero-Tolerance Zero Tolerance Policies in America's Public School System: Beneficial or Another Hassle? Motivation My reason for selecting zero tolerance as my subject matter is a direct correlation to…

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10 Pages
Essay

Teaching

Ferpa Comparing Ferpa in Maryland

Words: 3716
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

Walton suggests that increasing reports of crimes on campus is one way to resolve the seeming conflict between FEPA's dictates of student privacy and a university's legitimate concerns about…

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20 Pages
Term Paper

Recreation

Positive and Negative Effects Video Games Have in Relation to Addiction Human Interaction and Violence

Words: 5997
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Computer Games esearch When considering the short history of computers, video and PC gaming are very recent on the timeline of technology. This is one of the reasons why…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

Law - Constitutional Law

Pro-Gun Control

Words: 3131
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Gun Control Laws & regulations not adequate enough: Constitutional ight: egistration & Licensing Background Checks: Federal egistration: Lobbying: National ifle Association (NA): Politicians: Gun violence: Gun crimes: Massacres: Sandy…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Psychology

Mentally Ill and Criminal Behavior

Words: 707
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Mental Illness and Crime Virginia Tech is a prestigious private university on the east coast of America that might forever be associated with the skewed actions of one man.…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Women's Issues - Sexuality

Bystander Reporting Behavior of Violent

Words: 3147
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

" (in Carr, 2005) Violation of privacy issues is a concern and Epstein (2002) makes the suggestion that incoming students be asked to sign a release enabling administrators to…

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8 Pages
Essay

Education

Philips Academy Andover Human Resources Plan

Words: 2590
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Essay

HR Plan: Philips Academy Andover Introduction The Human Resources (HR) department of any organization is the spine of the entity. This is where the integrity of the company needs…

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4 Pages
Essay

Children

Theories Surrounding the Subject of

Words: 1289
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

If these perspectives can be successfully reinforced with programming such as F wrestling, are already aligned with violent behavior (McLellan, 2002). The television shows are reinforcing their need to…

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10 Pages
Essay

Law - Constitutional Law

Issues Surrounding Gun Ownership

Words: 3575
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

Gun violence in America has always been a great concern to communities, families and law enforcement officials. But in recent years gun violence has received a great deal more…

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4 Pages
Essay

Family and Marriage

Life of Jared Loughner Criminology

Words: 1523
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

remain ingrained in the hearts of the people of Arizona. On this day, Jared Lee Loughner, a 22-year-old, attempted to kill Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and he opened fire in…

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8 Pages
Literature Review Chapter

Law  (general)

violence related to guns in america

Words: 2948
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Literature Review Chapter

Gun Violence in the United States According to the Gun Violence Archive, which keeps track of gun-related violence in the United States, 2016 has had 53,602 known incidents, resulting…

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8 Pages
Essay

Native Americans

Obtaining a Gun in the UK Is Far More Difficult Than in the U S

Words: 2913
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Essay

Gun Laws / Gun Violence Gun violence, gun registration, and mass shootings in the United States -- and to a lesser extent in the United Kingdom -- have caused…

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