2/14 in the Classroom: An Overview

Teachers should not ignore the issue of school violence, nor can they hope to avoid questions from curious students.  The issue is not whether teachers should talk about school violence with students, but how they can speak with their students most effectively and honestly.  The above lesson plans and additioanl information can help teachers feel prepared, either for a planned classroom activity, or for an unplanned discussion that becomes a teachable moment.

Tips for Talking to students about school violence and crisis:

Other Information on the Web: