How can students be prohibited from being violent?
School violence has become the order of the day now and there are very few people now who even care about it as they have been watching such things on a more continuous basis off late. But these viewers and especially parents should understand that just by giving a deaf ear or a blind eye would not do any good or mean no harm to them. They should not forget that these acts of violence kill the innocent teachers and students on the campus.
It is very important to find out the reasons for the increase in school violence. In the past, students used to go to schools only for studies but now they indulge in lot of other unnecessary activities as well. Violence in school includes damaging school property, fellow students, teachers and the authorities of the school. So it is imperative that one recognizes such trouble creating creatures and take them to task in order to prevent such things from happening on campus.
Parents also play some part in their child becoming violent. Today, there is huge competition around and every parent expects their kids to live up to the competition. As a result, they force their children into doing things which is even beyond their capacity. This makes the students go through stress and pressure which in turn leads them into activities like self destruction or violence against people around them.
Parents are not only the cause for the problems but they are also the cure for the problems. The parents should know what are the skills and capabilities of their children and set their expectations accordingly. If they think that their children are not that good at studies then they should think of how they can make the process of studying easy for them. If not possible they should look at other things which the kids are really good at. This approach can make the kids stay away from violence and also concentrate on other things better.
They are many ways in which you can make your children do well at their studies. There are lots of interactive games and tools which not only make your kids learn things and get information but also let them have some fun at the same time. This solves their problems related to studies.
School is another place and teachers are other people who can contribute a lot in bringing down the idea of violence from the minds of the children. After home, it is school where the kids spend lot of their time and after parents, teachers are the ones who really spend good quality time with the kids. The kids are in constant touch with their teachers and are always guided by them. Teachers should make use of this opportunity and try to inculcate good things in the minds of the students. After all, it is the duty of every citizen to create a safer and a friendlier living environment for their fellow citizens.
So this is how school violence can be cut down right from the roots. After all, prevention is better than cure.