One student videotaped two other students who were apparently using a racial slur against him while on the school bus last month. now, students are asking for the district to implement a zero tolerance policy and more racial sensitivity training.
School districts would have to include cyberbullying in their anti-bullying policies and report bullying data to the state under a bill moving ahead in the Legislature.
A number of apps are available for parents and children to help fight bullying.
How to deal with a bully and how to avoid becoming one — that’s just some of what is being taught at one local school… specifically to girls.
“The kids who are being bullied, the kids who are doing the bullying. and the kids who are just witnessing, they’re all at risk …”
We should be disgusted by anyone who condones Incognito, excuses Incognito or ignores Incognito. We should be disgusted by anyone who blames Martin, teases Martin or trivializes Martin.
Lawmakers take an initial step forward with a bill that would make districts and charter schools define “cyberbullying” and include it in their anti-bullying policies.
Jim Nicksich is still trying to get over his 15-year-old daughter’s suicide, but hopes his story can help save another child’s life.
With a new school year underway, students have a lot to worry about: Getting good grades, making friends and hoping they won’t be the victims of bullies. Despite increased public awareness of the problem, local anti-bullying experts say the numbers are still staggering.
Bullying is one of the most serious issues facing our kids today. While incidences of bullying have escalated in schools and on the playground, here are some tips that you can implement from home to help keep your child safe.