Raising the Bar for Professional Development
For Educators:
 
RED FLAGS and Warning Signs
 
Ideas for leading students
 
Lesson plans for Teachers
 
Teaching Mindfulness
 
Teen Depression and Suicide
 
Tim Elmore at Growing Leaders
 
Restorative Justice
 
 WALLS and the WALLS Mentoring Program | www.Youth.gov



Podcasts:
 
Teen Violence/school shootings
 
How we can prevent more school shootings
 
 
News and Videos:
 
 
 
Recommended Books
  • Marching off the Map by Tim Elmore
  • Habitudes by Tim Elmore
  • The Psychology of Teen Violence and Victimization by Michele Paludi
  • Preventing Teen Violence by Sherri McCarthy and Claudio Simon Hutz
  • The Inevitable, by Kevin Kelly
 
 
Mental Health Resources
 
Fort Myers Area
 
 
Bokeelia/Pine Island Area
 
“Balance Becomes You” Mental Health Counselor
 
Call Mrs. Shannon Brandes, (239) 307-0401 
Mindfulness
http://mindfulnessforteens.com
 
 
For Further Research:
 
FBI STUDY
 
Infographics for Mass Casualty Shootings
 
 
School Safety Reports
(Previous school violence)
 
 
 
J. Pete Blair and Katherine W. Schweit, A Study of Active Shooter Incidents, 2000-2013, (Texas State University, FBI, 2014),  https://www.i.gov/le-re-pository/active-shooter-study-2000-2013-1.pdf/view

Katherine W. Schweit, Active Shooter Incidents in the United States in 2014 and 2015, (FBI, 2016),  https://www.i.gov/le-repository/activeshooterincidentsus_2014-2015.pdf/view 

Everytown for Gun Safety, Analysis of Recent Mass Shootings, (2016),  https://everytownresearch.org/documents/2015/09/analysis-mass-shootings.pdf


Mother Jones, “U.S. Mass Shootings, 1982-2016,” (2016),  www.motherjones.com/politics/2012/12/mass-shootingsmother-jones-full-data

Melissa Jeltsen, “We’re Missing the Big Picture on Mass Shootings.” Hungton Post (Sept. 15, 2015), www.hungtonpost.com/entry/mass-shootings-domestic-violence-women_us_55d3806ce4b07addcb44542a

Adverse Childhood Experiences and their effects! https://www.rwjf.org/en/library/infographics/the-truth-about-aces.html