"I Am Not Scared" Project
Responsibilities and Rights; Young People and Crime
Dobrinka Chankova, Tanya Poshtova
“VISTA School Bullying and Violence: Taking Action” project
Responsibilities and Rights,young people,crime
Parents, Policy Makers, Teachers, Researchers, Young People, School Directors.
1 - 20 pages
The contents of this unit are as follows:
- Description of the objectives of the document, which are to: be familiar with basic concepts of youth offending and punishment; be prepared to promote lawful behaviour among youth; consider strategies for crime prevention at school.
- Presentation of the facilitation skills to be developed through this unit, which are (1) knowledge and understanding of the range of underlying causes of challenging, aggressive and anti-social behavior; the range of provisions for pupils whose behaviour causes concern; the requirements of legislation and formal procedures relevant to aggressive and violent behaviour; (2) personal qualities and attributes include: empathy for and engaging pupils whose behaviour and attendance causes concern; the capacity to be a persuasive advocate for pupils - whether perpetrators, victims, assistants or witnesses; the ability to model effective management of pupils whose behaviour
Youth offending is not only a national problem. It is a permanent item on the agenda of different bodies and fora at supra-national level as well. The document reviews the role of schools in dealing with youth crime. There are number of bibliographic sources and links to other internet sources.
The document is also available in EN language from the following link:
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Copyright 2017 - This project has been funded with support from the European Commission