The primary effect of gangsterism in schools is its negative impact on the student learning and school attendance. Students feel threatened by gang members, and therefore are hesitant to attend class. Gang members have been known to steal other students' supplies, hindering learning even more.Continue Reading
Gangs in schools are a big concern to administrators, teachers, students and families. In addition to the disruption of classes, there are other ongoing issues that have a negative impact on the students who are targets of the bullying.
Schools have a variety of options when it comes to combating gangsterism. These options include restructuring policies on bullying, a significant presence from local law enforcement and anti-bullying education for students and staff.Learn more about Crime