Schoolwide Prevention Strategies

November 2000
Teaching Exceptional Children;Nov/Dec2000, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p92
Academic Journal
Focuses on the emotional disorders preventive measures developed for exceptional students in the United States. Components of the unified discipline approach; Information on the shared expectations for socially competent behavior; Details on the implementation and success of the preventive measures.


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