TITLE

SPEAKING UP FOR SAFETY

AUTHOR(S)
VINING LASHER, NEILL
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Jacksonville Magazine;Nov2012, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on issues related to bullying in schools in Florida. Bonnie Upright, a mother in Orange Park, narrates her daughter's experience of being bullied by a group of boys at school. Valerie Brink, a licensed mental health counselor, highlights common signs that a child is being bullied. She presents a method called the bystander effect, by which students are encouraged to make a pact with their peers to stand up for another child that is a victim of verbal or physical violence.
ACCESSION #
84329247

 

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