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Health & safety

WestEd Published Articles

Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses in Criminology

New article from WestEd's Anthony Petrosino, Claire Morgan, and Trevor Fronius.

Health & safetyResearch and evaluation

Anthoy Petrosino

Petrosino Named to Nevada Governor's School Safety Task Force

Task Force members include state officials, legislators, superintendents, principals, teachers, students, and parents.

Health & safety

hat Do We Know About the Effects of School-Based Law Enforcement on School Safety?

New Research Brief Examines School Police and School Safety

Does having a police presence make schools safer for students, teachers, and staff?

Health & safetyJusticeResearch and evaluationResourceSchool climateSchools and districts

Trevor Fronius

Trevor Fronius to Present on Bullying at International Conference

The research-based conference will be held July 15-17 in Portsmouth, NH.

ConferenceHealth & safetyResearch and evaluationSchool climate

Anthoy Petrosino

Join WestEd at the Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy Symposium

The symposium will be held at George Mason University on Thursday, June 21, 2018.

EventHealth & safetyJusticePolicyResearch and evaluationSchool climateSchools and districts

WestEd Top Ten Bestsellers

English Language Learners Resource Tops WestEd's Best Sellers

Check out this month's top 10 best sellers from WestEd — all focused on helping learners succeed.

Early childhoodEnglish learnersHealth & safetyLiteracyProfessional developmentResourceSchool climateStandardsSTEMTeachers and leaders

WestEd Published Articles

Review of Evidence-Based Registries Relevant to Crime Prevention

WestEd's Claire Morgan and Anthony Petrosino coauthored the review.

Health & safetyJusticeResearch and evaluation

WestEd Published Articles

WestEd's Staci Wendt Publishes Findings in Substance Use & Misuse

Do negative social interactions affect college students' drinking behaviors?

College & careerHealth & safetyResearch and evaluation

Anthoy Petrosino

Increase Safety for All Children, Adults, Schools, and Communities

Learn about the WestEd Justice & Prevention Research Center's mission to promote positive school environments.

Health & safetyJusticeResearch and evaluationSchool climateviolence prevention

Healthy U: Promoting Sexual Health Among Juvenile Offenders, New Webinar, 3/27

The Healthy U app aims to curb unplanned teen pregnancy by educating young males, ages 14-19.

EquityEventHealth & safetyJusticePolicyProfessional developmentResource