Understanding Cyberbullying Behavior

Take a stand. Lend a hand. Stop Bullying now. These are slogans from national platforms designed to encourage ending bullying behavior. With anti-bullying efforts being implemented throughout the country, are we seeing a decline in bullying? Sadly the answer is a...

Ending Bullying Through Playground Games

Creating an organized recess is one approach to ending bullying through playground games that is showing results. One Bronx elementary school has brought in a “play coach” from Asphalt Green, a nonprofit group which organizes recess games such as relay...

Battling Online Bullying

A school district is battling online bullying by teaching students how to use social media, and be responsible citizens of cyberspace. Online attacks have taken the place of playground insults, and Jurupa Unified School District has decided to deal with the problem at...
The Other Side of the Report Card

The Other Side of the Report Card

When your child’s progress report arrives, you will see a written report of their grades and academic abilities.  You will also see a conduct report.  According to parenting expert Michele Borba, children are increasingly more self centered, creating a big...