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Social Work Advocates

Inaugural Issue: August / September 2018

With this first issue of Social Work Advocates, we bid farewell to NASW News, which was the association's flagship publication for 63 years. And we usher in a new publication that reflects the changes and forward movement of the assocation.

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Violence in Schools: Prevention Is Key

More than 187,000 students attending primary or secondary school in the United States have experienced a shooting on campus during school hours.

"Actions like bullying, threats and fights are all red flags, and they need to be addressed before they elevate and students become a threat to themselves or others," says Libby Nealis, Policy and Advocacy Director at the School Social Work Association of America.

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