TITLE

A Little Help From My Friends: Creating Socially Supportive Schools

AUTHOR(S)
SULKOWSKI, MICHAEL L.; DEMARAY, MICHELLE K.; LAZARUS, PHILIP J.
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Communique (0164775X);2012, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses aspects of social support including its importance, effects, and its promotion on schools. It mentions that social support is a broad factor which can be divided into subtypes including emotional, instrumental, and informational. It says that teacher, peer support, and bullying highly affects students' mental and academic achievements. Moreover, research shows the significance of promoting social support such as school wide, classroom wide and individual interventions.
ACCESSION #
83291112

 

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