Training Teachers and Staff to Avoid Suspensions

In an effort to have positive intervention in misbehavior schools are now training teachers and staff to avoid suspensions through techniques to reduce incidents.  On Valentine’s Day a group of students presented Sandy Lewandowski, who is the superintendent of a west...

Teasing May Lead to Less Activity for Children

A study at Brigham Young University has found that teasing may lead to less activity for children.  Not only do children who are teased become less active, they also report  having a worse quality of life than their non-teased peers. “Teasing not only influences...

Bullying Victim Urges Others To Step Up

As a child, I was always an easy target for bullies. In school, I was constantly taunted with hurtful comments and mean-spirited teasing by my classmates. What made it worse, no one stood up for me.  Why was I bully’s dream?  I was born with no limbs. Yet, I didn’t...