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  • Review: 'Whipping Boy' by Allen Kurzweil

    Review: 'Whipping Boy' by Allen Kurzweil
    When a middle-class Jewish boy from New York enrolled at a Swiss boarding school in 1971, the lessons in swordsmanship and elocution were hardly the strangest things he encountered. Unchaperoned boys were often sent with minimal supplies on expeditions...
  • Highland Park stands up to bullying

     Highland Park stands up to bullying
    More than half a dozen Highland Park-area agencies have launched a "We Stand Together HP" campaign against bullying, believing strength in numbers and awareness are crucial to combating the problem. The Highland Park campaign's week of events...
  • Dr. Wallace: Bullying cannot be tolerated

    DR. WALLACE: My 7-year-old son has been bullied by two boys his age ever since school started. It has reached a point that he doesn’t want to go to school anymore. I contacted the school twice by telephone, but the harassment (name calling,...
  • Maryland high schools unsafe for LGBT students, study says

    Maryland high schools unsafe for LGBT students, study says
    High school students in Maryland who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender constantly hear derogatory remarks and are often verbally, physically and sexually harassed and assaulted by their classmates. Fewer than half report the abuse....
  • Racially Charged Incident At UConn Triggers Concerns About Campus Atmosphere

    Racially Charged Incident At UConn Triggers Concerns About Campus Atmosphere
    A University of Connecticut investigation into a confrontation between white fraternity students and women belonging to a black sorority is regaining momentum after new allegations about the incidents were raised at a recent student community meeting....
  • Drew Ferraro case will not go to trial

    Drew Ferraro case will not go to trial
    The case involving former Crescenta Valley High School student Drew Ferraro, who killed himself on campus in 2012 when he was 15 years old, will not go to trial as his parents’ attorneys had hoped, following a Superior Court judge’s ruling...
  • Making students feel safe: Schools prioritize bullying education

    Making students feel safe: Schools prioritize bullying education
    While educators teach math, reading and social studies during the school year, anti-bullying policies and lessons have also catapulted to the top of curricula in every school in Florida. In 2008, Florida passed the "Jeffrey Johnston Stand Up for All...
  • Afterschool@Your Library program to combat bullying

    When Drew Romanovitz, chairman of the Sheriff's Foundation of Broward County, was asked about how big a problem bullying was in the Broward County Public School System, he had a two-word reply: "big time." To combat a seemingly ongoing issue, there is an...
  • African students called 'Ebola,' beaten at Bronx school

    African students called 'Ebola,' beaten at Bronx school
    Two African middle school students say they were bullied, beaten and called "Ebola" at the school they attend in New York Cit, according to NBC New York.  The boys, 11 and 13, were born in American and raised in Senegal, and for that their peers began...
  • New Jersey high school's football season axed amid bullying investigation

    New Jersey high school's football season axed amid bullying investigation
    New Jersey prosecutors are investigating allegations of widespread bullying and harassment within a local high school's football teams, prompting the school district to cancel the remainder of the season, officials said on Tuesday. The reported incidents...
  • Lawsuit alleges bullying led to CPS student suicide

     Lawsuit alleges bullying led to CPS student suicide
    A lawsuit filed by the family of a public school student who committed suicide in May alleges Chicago school officials failed to follow procedures to address bullying. A complaint filed in Cook County Circuit Court on Thursday by the mother of...