To ensure a safe and caring environment for children and youth
"Children of the World: How We Created a Full-Service School". In Six Pathways to Healthy Child Development and Academic Success, edited by James P. Comer, Edward T. Joyner, and Michael Ben-Avie
Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press
2004, 169-178 pages
The principal of a formerly deprived and neglected Florida elementary school with a largely poor, immigrant and refugee population describes the school's transformation through partnerships with parents, foundations, universities, social and health service organizations, and government and civic organizations.
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