Prevalence of School Violence and Academic Achievement

Prevalence of School Violence and Academic Achievement

Statistically, school violence is not uncommon. In the U.S., a 2007 survey by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that 5.9% of high school students carried a weapon on school property. This rate was nearly three times higher for males. However, the...
The Problem of Overpopulation

The Problem of Overpopulation

Overpopulation is the problem of overpopulation, when the number of people exceeds the earth’s carrying capacity. Carrying capacity refers to the number of lives an area or habitat can support without depleting natural resources. As the world’s population...