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The NCJRS Abstracts Database contains abstracts of more than 200,000 criminal justice, juvenile justice, and substance abuse resources housed within the NCJRS Library. Search the NCJRS Abstracts Database for resources on this topic.
Academics Programs at a Glance
Total Number of Programs: 57

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Academics Practice Outcomes at a Glance
Total Number of Practices: 4

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Academics reviews programs and practices that address a variety of school issues and concerns (e.g., safety, violence, discipline, attachment, truancy and dropout rates). This topic area focuses on academic endeavors and performance that help to “ensur[e] that our educational system is a doorway to opportunity—and not a point of entry to our criminal justice system…,” said Attorney General Holder. Retrieved from: Supportive School Discipline Initiative



OJP Publications

Model Programs Guide Literature Review: Alternative Schools, OJJDP-Sponsored, 2001

National Study of Delinquency Prevention in Schools, Summary, NIJ-Sponsored,OJJDP-Sponsored, 2000

Conflict Resolution Education: A Guide to Implementing Programs in Schools, Youth-Serving Organizations, and Community and Juvenile Justice Settings, OJJDP, October 1996
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Future-Proofing Justice - Building a Research Agenda to Address the Effects of Technological Change on the Protection of Constitutional Rights, NIJ-Sponsored, 2017

A Systematic Evaluation of the Analysis of Drug Microcrystals Using Infrared Microspectroscopy, NIJ-Sponsored, 2017

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