Special Resource Material Developed by the Center

Title: Addressing Barriers to Learning: A Set of Surveys to Map What a School Has and What It Needs (Resource Aid Packet)

Description: Surveys for 6 program areas and related system needs that constitute a comprehensive, multifaceted, and integrated approach to address barriers and thus enable learning. The areas are (1) classroom-focused enabling, (2) crisis assistance and prevention, (3) support for transitions, (4) home involvement in schooling, (5) student and family assistance programs and services, and (6) community outreach for involvement and support (including volunteers). Please click on the following to: Download entire packet. Keywords: misbehavior, support for transitions, mental health education, volunteerism, comprehensive, school, reform, community outreach, classroom enhancing strategies, parent and home involvement in schools, screening and assessment, volunteers, behavioral initiatives, emotional literacy, best practice, standard based reform, needs assessment

Access at:   http://smhp.psych.ucla.edu/pdfdocs/surveys/set1.pdf  390kb; 54pp