Violence Essay

6416 WordsMar 11, 201526 Pages
School violence has been the cause of a great concern in the public for many years now. According to figures from the Ministry of Education, 8,000 cases of student fights have been reported by 38 local education departments since 2003 and 96.7% of Vietnamese students have witnessed scenes of violence in schools. School violence has been the cause of a great concern in the public for many years now. According to figures from the Ministry of Education, 8,000 cases of student fights have been reported by 38 local education departments since 2003 and 96.7% of Vietnamese students have witnessed scenes of violence in schools. These figures really alarm an ugly violent situation at schools. Safe schools are essential to young people's ability to learn and develop healthy relationships. In fact, students are much less likely to come to harm at school than away from school. However, many schools have serious crime and violent problems make students feel unsafe and fear being at school, significantly disrupting the learning process. Therefore, recognizing what is the root cause and supporting considerable solutions are really necessary for preventing violence at school. The causes of school violence may be countless, but we can classify them into four categories including individual, family, school, and community risk factors. On individual side, there are many factors affect violent trend of individual such as aggressiveness, any substance abuse, internal character lower intelligence, birth complications and so on. However, the rate of these effects is rare because most children were born with a good-natured character. With time, these characters gradually change and being impacted by surrounding environments. Individual risk factors can only cause violence when they were ignored by adults. On family risk factors, family play a vital role in creating or stopping

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