Dangerous Adolescents, Model Adolescents: Shaping the Role and Promise of Education / Edition 1

Dangerous Adolescents, Model Adolescents: Shaping the Role and Promise of Education / Edition 1

by Roger Levesque
     
 

ISBN-10: 0306467674

ISBN-13: 9780306467677

Pub. Date: 05/31/2002

Publisher: Springer US

This project is an attempt to understand what kind of environment today's adolescents need and what teachers, parents, and communities can do to address those needs. Further it examines how adolescents and their environments can best be supported to effect the outcomes and ideals our society promises but does not always deliver. In this it is not yet another attack

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Overview

This project is an attempt to understand what kind of environment today's adolescents need and what teachers, parents, and communities can do to address those needs. Further it examines how adolescents and their environments can best be supported to effect the outcomes and ideals our society promises but does not always deliver. In this it is not yet another attack on already maligned schools that produce impressive outcomes despite their limited resources, increased obligations, and the sustained barrage of attacks from competing interest groups.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780306467677
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
05/31/2002
Series:
Perspectives in Law & Psychology Series, #13
Edition description:
2002
Pages:
258
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.36(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Developing Law to Educate Adolescents. 1. Education's Role in Fostering Adolescents. 2. Law and the Development of Public Education. Part II: Challenges Facing Adolescents' Education. 3. Dangerous Adolescents. 4. Model Adolescents. 5. Thriving Adolescents. Part III: Fostering Adolescents. 6. Ensuring the Promise of Education. Index

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