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

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 
For Further Research:
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