Educational Researcher 39:1
Educational Researcher 39:1
January/February 2010

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Table of Contents 


A New Ambition for the Journal
Steven R. Yussen, Deborah R. Dillon, Michael R. Harwell, and James C. Hearn 

Special Issue: New Perspectives on School Safety and Violence Prevention

Guest Editors’ Preface
Matthew J. Mayer and Dewey G. Cornell 

Why Do School Order and Safety Matter?
Dewey G. Cornell and Matthew J. Mayer 

How Safe Are Our Schools?
Matthew J. Mayer and Michael J. Furlong 

What Can Be Done About School Shootings? A Review of the Evidence
Randy Borum, Dewey G. Cornell, William Modzeleski, and Shane R. Jimerson 

What Can Be Done About School Bullying? Linking Research to Educational Practice
Susan M. Swearer, Dorothy L. Espelage, Tracy Vaillancourt, and Shelley Hymel 

How Can We Improve School Discipline?
David Osher, George G. Bear, Jeffrey R. Sprague, and Walter Doyle 

The Achievement Gap and the Discipline Gap: Two Sides of the Same Coin?
Anne Gregory, Russell J. Skiba, and Pedro A. Noguera

How Can We Improve School Safety Research?
Ron Avi Astor, Nancy Guerra, and Richard Van Acker 

AERA Highlights

From the Desk of the Executive DirectorThe AERA Annual Meeting: If 2010 Is Here, Can 2011 Be Far Behind?
Editors Appointed for Review of Research in Education
Editors Appointed for Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics
Call for Ideas: Social and Behavioral Science Knowledge on GLBT Issues in Education
Call for Proposals: AERA Education Research Conferences