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News stories tagged with "school-violence"

Parents Under Siege

What IS it about some kids? Why does ONE teenager run into trouble time after time, when his or her siblings don't? Why do kids make bad choices, just when parents think they're doing the best they can to love, support, and encourage them? From kindergarten to college, a new school year brings kids new challenges, renewed problems. From bullying to binge-drinking. Dr. James Garbarino is recognized as a leading authority on child development and youth violence. His books include "Lost Boys: Why Our Sons Turn Violent and How We Can Save Them". And, "Parents Under Siege: Why You Are the Solution, Not the Problem in Your Chld's Life". He speaks to St. Lawrence University classes today, and in a public presentation in the Canton Central School auditorium tonight at 7. He spoke with Martha Foley.  Go to full article

Gun Incident Closes School

The Ausable Valley Middle and High School was locked down Monday afternoon after administrators learned that an armed student was headed to the school. State police learned yesterday that the student armed himself to intimidate other students involved in a drug deal. Chris Knight reports.  Go to full article

SUNY Canton Forum Featues Columbine Case Study

A series of high profile criminal cases are being used as learning tools for students in the SUNY Canton criminal investigation program. A forum Wednesday will examine the lessons of the Columbine school shootings in Colorado two years ago. Jody Tosti reports.  Go to full article

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