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Full Service Community Schools Prevention Of Delinquency In Students With Mental Illness And/or Poverty by Robert F. Kronick

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Published by C.C. Thomas .
Written in English


  • Administration - General,
  • General,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Juvenile delinquency,
  • Prevention,
  • School-linked human services,
  • Student assistance programs,
  • United States,
  • Education

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9628305M
ISBN 100398075719
ISBN 109780398075712

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  A full service school is a school which serves as a central point of delivery, a single community hub for whatever education, health, social, human, or employment services have been determined locally to be needed to support a child s success in school and the community. This book focuses on keeping children in school by using preventive measures and providing enrichment for Author: Robert F. Kronick. This book is about children who are living dangerously close to the edge, the edge of delinquency, mental illness, and poverty. Beginning with a discussion of the role of Joy Dryfoos in the development of comprehensive schools, this work is based on the Full Service Schools program which began in in three elementary inner-city schools in Knoxville, by:   Full-Service Community Schools provide comprehensive academic, social, and health services for students, students’ family members, and community members that will result in improved educational outcomes for children. These services may include: high-quality early learning programs and service; remedial education, aligned with academic. The Minnesota State Legislature passed legislation to establish the Full-Service Community Schools grant program. Grants totaling $, were awarded to four schools in and another $1 million was awarded to nine schools in Community Schools and Four Pillars Resources.

Jacksonville is a diverse city with diverse needs. Full Service Schools recognizes that achievement is fostered in and out of the classroom, and the initiative brings together community resources, neighbors and schools to promote the health and well-being of students, their families, and neighborhood residents. For more information about parent leadership in Community Schools, visit the Family and Community Empowerment, call , or write to [email protected] Philanthropic Partners If you are interested in becoming a Philanthropic Partner, write to [email protected]   Full-service community schools attempt to narrow "gaps" by convening comprehensive networks, yet, this contemporary movement also reminds us, "there is nothing new under the sun." This book contributes to the educational and socio-historical lexicon through an examination of a segregated school exemplifying contemporary "best practices" instructive on multiple levels to schools in the Pages:   The Full-Service Community Schools (FSCS) program provides support for the planning, implementation, and operation of full-service community schools that improve the coordination, integration, accessibility, and effectiveness of services for children and families, particularly for children attending high-poverty schools, including high-poverty rural schools.

  Review "Dryfoos and Maguire’s book moves the concept of a full-service community school from the fringes of public education into the mainstream. It inspires the belief that the best schools are full-service community schools and motivates the reader to seek them out." -- Lisa Villarreal, Director5/5(3). Inside Full-Service Community Schools. combines the on-site knowledge of school principal Sue Maguire, who has created a model full-service community school, with the deep experience and understanding of research-advocate Joy Dryfoos, who has tracked the development of these school transformation models across the country.. The result is a highly practical, real-world guide with a .   Originally published as a special issue of the Journal of Education for Students Placed at Risk, this expanded text provides new insights into the successful, sustained implementation of Full-Service Community Schools (FSCSs) in the United States. Reviewing the Success of Full-Service Community Schools in the US documents the experiences of students, teachers, and communities . the vision of community schools. The law specifically defines community schools in Title IV, Part F, Subpart 2— Community Support for School Success: The term ‘full-service community school’ means a public elementary school or secondary school that “(A).