Category Archives: School districts

Added to the Resources Page: State laws on cyberbullying, a roundup

You can access the document here (PDF). And a good cyberbullying video here.

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A shortage of school counselors? That can’t be good

From the Washington Post “The Answer Sheet“: Though the┬árecommended number per counselor is 250 students, the American School Counselor Associations shows that the national average is actually one counselor for every 457 students. And those figures were from 2008-09, the … Continue reading

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Bullied teen develops text-based anti-bullying program: Report and Support

Students Against Being Bullied will incorporate two designated texting systems Continue reading

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For today’s consideration, three questions

She discusses myths about bullying, including the persistent myth that bullying is an affliction of urban or poor schools and the other persistent myth that bullying is physical. Continue reading

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Girls’ soccer team members suspended for hazing; adults brush off incident

A parent of a girl who was a target of the hazing defended the older girls’ behavior… Continue reading

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Middle-school student: “I’ll kill him if you want me 2”

“I’ll kill him if you want me 2,” the student wrote… Continue reading

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Feds to schools: Ignore bullying, risk a civil rights suit

If districts won’t do the right thing, the long arm of the law may make them. Continue reading

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