Schools and Communities


Teaching Children Financial Literacy

December 22, 2006

By Andrea Mills, MSW   Introduction Financial Literacy Across the Board The Need for Financial and Business...

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Making Homework Manageable

September 11, 2006

By Glenna P. Wilson, MSW, LSW   Introduction Others work better getting it done the right...

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Sleep Deprivation Affects Performance at School and Work

May 18, 2006

By Marsha Goldstein, LCSW   Introduction When you get too little sleep on a regular basis, a condition known as sleep deprivation can occur,...

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Options for Gay Youth

March 17, 2005

From "Equity," The National Practice Update of NASW, August 2002; and Excerpted from "Making Schools Safe for GLBT Students," Social Work Today...

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How Social Workers Help

March 16, 2005

By the late Margaret Gibelman, DSW   Introduction School social workers serve students, school administrators, teachers, and families in...

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Current Trends in School Social Work

March 15, 2005

By W. Sean Newsome, PhD, MSW   Introduction The Early Years The 1980's and 1990's Current Trends The...

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Schools and Communities Resources

March 14, 2005

Choose Respect Choose Respect is an initiative sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control to help adolescents form healthy relationships to...

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About Schools and Communities

March 11, 2005

Introduction Bullying Behaviors Youth Gangs at School Special Education and Disabilities Introduction Children...

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Tips for Parents Dealing With Bullying

March 10, 2005

From the NASW "One Teen at a Time" Campaign   What Exactly Is Bullying? How to Help Teens Who Are Bullying Others What...

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