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Juvenile Delinquency Chapter 10

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The Primary Agent of socialization in the United States is the
School
Today more than 90% of the school age population attends school,compared to the ___ percent in 1890
7
According to the text, the latest data tells us that more than____percent of school-aged children report being bullied at least once a year
60
According to the text, it is now estimated that one out of ___ children are unprepared when they enter kindergarden
5
Since 1972, Dropout rates have remained the highest for
Hispanics
Students Living in low income families are approximately ____ times more likely to drop out than their peers from high-income families
Four
Those who fail to meet expected levels of school achievement are referred to as
Underachievers
In Wolfgang's chronic offenders study, what percent graduated from high school?
9%
Researchers commonly find that ____ is a stronger predictor of delinquency than such personal variables as economic class membership or peer group relations
School Failure
Durring the 1950's, research by Albert Cohen indicated that delinquency was a phenomenon of working class students who were poorly equipped to function academically. Cohen referred to this phenomenon as a failure to live up to ____
Middle Class Measuring Rods
____ refers to dividing students into groups according to their ability and achievement levels
Tracking
In a few mostly inner-city neighborhood high schools, the high school completion rate is ___ percent or less
40
Research shows that the ___ is one of the most important predictors of campus crime and violence
School Climate
As indicated in the text, upwards of ____ percent of students report bringing weapons to school on a regular basis
10
The first, and best known intervention Program to reduce bullying among school children was launched in
Norway
Surveys indicate that ___ percent of teachers have been victims of crimes in schools
7
Which Federal Agency has Developed a profile of school shootings and school shooters?
F.B.I
Homeland Security
D.E.A.
U.S. Secret Service
U.S. Secret Service
Used in a number of schools systems nationwide, ____ is a program focused on social and emotional development
Positive Action
Surveys show that about ___ percent of schools use one or more security cameras
50
Crime in schools reflects the patterns of antisocial behavior existing
In the surrounding neighborhood
The Case of New Jersey v. T.L.O. the court dealt with the issue of ____
Search and Seizure
In ____ the courts held that schools were allowed to administer drug testing programs to student athletes
Vernonia School District v. Acton
The most important Supreme Court Case concerning a student's right to passive speech was the 1969 case of ____
Tinker v. Des Moines independent Community School District
in ingrahm v. Wright the courts ruled on the issue of _____-
Corporal Punishment
Justice ____ said, "young people do not shed their constitutional rights at the schoolhouse door."
Abe Fortas
The Courts upheld a school systems right to suspend a student who uses obscene or profane language
Bethel School District No. 403 v. Fraser
In ___, the court extended the right of school officials to censor "active speech" when it ruled that the principal could censor articles in a student publication
Hazlewood School District v. Kuhlmeier
In Santa Fe independent School District, Petitioner v. Jane Doe the Supreme Court ruled that ____
Prayers led by an elected student undermine the protection of minority viewpoints
of the following which required a school district to provide space for an after school Bible club for elementary schools?
Good News
Wisconson v. Yoder
Tinker v.Des Moines
Bethel School District v.Fraser
Good News Club v. Milford Central School
Repeated Negative acts committed by one or more children against another is defined as
Bullying
______ May be the function of student's inability to see the relevance of what they are taught
Student Alienation
_____ Policies mandate specific consequences for delinquent acts and do not allow anyone to avoid these consequences
Zero Tolerance
New Jersey v. T.L.O. was concerned with issues surrounding the _____ Amendment
Fourth
Jackson Toby Contends that the Disatvantages lower class children have in school are result of their ____
Position in the Social Structure
The Norms of peer culture are often at odds with those of adult society, and a ____ with a distinct social system develops
Pseudo Culture
____ speech is a form of expression not associated with actually speaking words
passive