TITLE

Battling back against bullying

AUTHOR(S)
Frenette, Liza
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
NYSUT United;9/20/2010, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the new measure set by the Dignity for All Students Act (DASA) which protects students who are harassed, abused, intimidated and discriminated. It mentions that DASA is the result of the advocacy by the New York State United Teachers (NYSUT). According to a member of NYSUT Diane Gonzales, DASA will force schools to open up that discussion. Moreover, the act amends that it will protect public school students from verbal threats, ethnicity, and sexual orientation.
ACCESSION #
56470022

 

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