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Des relations de mauvaise qualité peuvent prédire l'émergence d'une certaine violence dans les relations amoureuses chez les jeunes adolescentesAuthor(s): Chiodo, D., Crooks, C., Wolfe, D., McIsaac, C., Hughes, R. et Jaffe, P. (2012)
Cette étude s’est penchée sur les facteurs de risque présents chez les jeunes adolescentes, victimes comme coupables, et que l’on associe à la violence dans les relations amoureuses. Les chercheurs ont découvert que...

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Training Partners in Augmentative and Alternative CommunicationAuthor(s): Shire, S. and Jones, N. (2015)
Augmentative and assistive communication provides individuals with tools and aids to participate in a variety of interactions and activities. This study found that...

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Poor Peer & Family Relationships Predict Dating Violence in Adolescent GirlsAuthor(s): Chiodo, D., Crooks, C.V., Wolfe, D.A., McIsaac, C., Hughs, R., and Jaffe, P.G. (2012)
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The findings from this study underscore the importance of developing early prevention programming to enhance adolescent feelings of school connectedness, positive school attitudes, and engaging in personal control to reduce the likelihood of involvement in dating violence.

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Secondary Students’ Attitudes Towards “Clickers” or Audience Response Systems (ARS)Author(s): Kay, R.H. and Knaack, L. (2009)
“Clickers” or Audience Response Systems (ARS), “permit students to answer digitally-displayed multiple choice questions using a remote control” (Kay et al., 2009, p. 1). One of the suggested benefits of clickers (or ARS) is that they allows teachers to gauge in real-time whether students are grasping the content of a lesson, and make timely adjustments to their lesson when necessary. This study investigated student attitudes towards ARS in Ontario secondary schools.

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