| Oct 15, 2014
| 3:07 PM
A Broward County school that serves troubled students now faces trouble involving its adults, including a lawsuit, multiple bullying and harassment complaints, and an administrative shakeup.
The turmoil at Cypress Run Education Center in Pompano Beach...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Results of a survey commissioned by district officials last year showed 21% of Glendale seventh graders, 25% of freshmen and 28% of juniors last year had experienced chronic sadness or hopelessness within 30 days of taking it.
Also, about 15% of...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 12:07 PM
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...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 10:59 AM
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...
| Oct 6, 2014
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...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 7:40 AM
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...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 6:07 PM
A lawsuit filed by a former St. Charles East High School student who alleged District 303 officials did nothing to stop fellow drill team members from repeatedly bullying her was dismissed by a judge last week.
On Thursday, Kane County Circuit Court...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 8:20 AM
The threats came quickly.
Alix Lambert had only just released a trailer about "Mentor" when she began getting unwanted attention by way of tweets, emails and YouTube messages.
The director, nominated for a Writers Guild of America Award for the HBO...
| May 3, 2014
| 1:23 PM
Alarmed by reports of teen suicides, elected leaders in Carson are moving to outlaw bullying.
Under an ordinance that will go before the City Council next week, it would become a misdemeanor in the small Harbor-area city to cause anyone from...
| May 28, 2014
| 10:47 AM
It's hard to imagine a starker good news/bad news scenario than the one spelled out in a new national study on bullying.
First, the good: The number of students in 6th through 10th grades who reported being bullied at least twice in a month fell from...
| May 19, 2014
| 11:28 AM
A Santa Rosa woman was arrested on suspicion of choking an 11-year-old boy in front of his classmates for allegedly bullying her daughter.
Delia Garcia-Bratcher, 30, was arrested on suspicion of assaulting the boy Friday at Olivet Elementary School in...