• Click on the links below for helpful tips about School Violence Awareness

     
    Bullying.org's purpose is to prevent bullying in our society through education and awareness

    www.bullying.org



    Cyberbullying information and awareness

    www.cyberbullying.org



    Organizations and Web Sites of Interest

    New Jersey School Counselor Association

    Listing of resources and additional links.

    www.njsca.org

     



    American School Counselor Association

    Listing of resources and additional links.

    www.schoolcounselor.org


     

    New Jersey Education Association

    Listing of resources and additional links.

    www.njea.org

     



    National Education Association

    Listing of resources and additional links.

    www.nea.org

     



    National Association of School Psychologists

    Various resources related to violence for parents and educators.

    http://www.nasponline.org/resources/factsheets/threatassess_fs.aspx

     


    National Association of School Resource Officers

    Listing of resources and additional links.

    www.nasro.org

     


    National School Public Relations Associations

    Listing of resources and additional links.

    www.nspra.org

     



    National Association of Elementary School Principals

    Listing of resources and additional links.

    www.naesp.org

     


    Center for Mental Health Services

    Tips for Talking about Disasters-Information for parents and social workers.

    www.mentalhealth.org/cmhs/emergencyservices/after.asp


     

    National Institute of Mental Health

    Contains in-depth links on trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder.

    www.nimh.nih.gov



    Family Education Network

    Listing of resources and additional links.

    http://familyeducation.com

     


    National Parent Teachers Association (PTA)

    Various resources, activities and additional links for educators, parents and youth.

    www.pta.org

     


    Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

    Various materials, training, research and additional resources for educators.

    www.ascd.org


     
    American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

    Various resources dedicated to child and adolescent psychiatry.

    www.aacap.org/publications/factsfam/disaster.htm

     


    American Counseling Association

    Various resources dedicated to the social and emotional development of children.

    www.counseling.org

     


    National Center for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

    Various resources and research materials on this topic.

    www.ncptsd.org




    American Psychological Association

    Various materials for educators, parents and children.

    www.apa.org




    iSafe

    Various educator resources and information on internet safety, cyber-bullying, etc.

    www.isafe.org

     



    Horatio Alger Association

    Provides a comprehensive national survey report of American’s youth titled, The State of Our Nation’s Youth 2002-2003. This back-to-school survey examines the attitudes and opinions of America’s youth.

    www.horatioalger.org

     


    New Jersey Department of Education

    Administrative Code: Chapter 16, Programs to Support Student Development. Provides parameters for health and student support services, including Subchapter 5, School Safety.

    http://www.state.nj.us/education/code/current/title6a/chap16.pdf

     


    Center For the Prevention of School Violence

    Serves as a primary resource for dealing with the problem of school violence. The Center’s focus is on ensuring that schools are safe and secure for every student, and conducive to learning.

    http://www.ncdjjdp.org/cpsv

     


    Knowledge Path: Adolescent Violence Prevention

    This online guide offers a selection of recent, high quality resources and tools for further research. Lists of websites, articles and printable materials on adolescent violence.

    http://mchlibrary.info/KnowledgePaths/kp_adolvio.html

     


    National Youth Violence Prevention Campaign

    This site is presented by the National Association of Students Against Violence Everywhere (S.A.V.E) and the Guidance Channel. This campaign’s purpose is to encourage awareness, and promote education, about effective methods to reduce and prevent youth violence.

    http://www.violencepreventionweek.org

     


    National Crime Prevention Council-Be Safe and Sound

    Be Safe and Sound is a public education campaign that seeks to raise awareness of school safety and security issues and provide concrete measures that parents, community members, and educators can take to make schools safer and more secure.

    http://www.ncpc.org/besafe



    National School Safety Center

    NSSC provides school communities and their school safety partners with quality information, resources, consultation, and training services.

    www.nssc1.org

     


    Operation Respect: Don’t Laugh at Me

    A non-profit organization dedicated to creating safe, caring and respectful environments for children.

    http://www.dontlaugh.org

     


    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    CDCP provides a variety of fact sheets on violence and injury prevention.

    http://www.cdc.gov/ncipc/cmprfact.htm


     
    Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence (Formerly the Center to Prevent Handgun Violence)

    http://www.HandgunControl.org

    National initiatives include prevention programs for parents and youth on the risks associated with guns, legal representation for gun violence victims, and outreach to the entertainment community to encourage the de-glamorization of guns in the media.


     
    National Youth Violence Prevention Resource Center

    http://www.safeyouth.org

    A collaboration between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other Federal agencies to provide a central source of information on prevention and intervention programs, publications, research and statistics on violence committed by and against children and teens.

     


    Keys to Safer Schools

    http://www.keystosaferschools.com

    This website  equips teachers, students, parents, administrators and counselors with tools, training and materials.



    Suicide Prevention, Awareness and Support

    http://www.suicide.org/specialpopulations.htm

    This website provides information and resources on suicide and depression.



    International Bullying Prevention Association

    http://www.stopbullyingworld.org

    This website provides bullying research and resources from around the world.