NEA's Bully Free: It Starts With Me
- Teachers' and Education Support Professionals' Perspectives on Bullying and Prevention: Findings From a National Education Association Study. Bradshaw, Catherine P.; Waasdorp, Tracy E.; O'Brennan, Lindsey M.; Gulemetova, Michaela // School Psychology Review;2013, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p280
Given growing concerns regarding the prevalence and seriousness of bullying, the National Education Association recently drew upon its membership to launch a national study of teachers' and education support professionals' perceptions of bullying, and need for additional training on bullying...
- 10 Questions Students Should Ask. // Educational Leadership;Oct2012, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p29
Questions are presented which students can ask to prevent school bullying, including questions on school environment, teacher training in bullying prevention, and anti-discrimination policies, adapted from the "Bullying Prevention Initiative at the Harvard Graduate School of Education" document.
- Take Note. // NEA Today;May2008, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p41
This article presents news briefs related to the National Education Association (NEA) of the U.S. The NEA Health Information Network will offer online training to help create environmentally safe and healthy schools. The Cops 'n' Kids literacy program was created after the discovery of a...
- NEA's Bully Free: It Starts With Me. // NEA Today;Summer2013, p18
The article focuses on the Bully Free: It Starts with Me Pledge by the U.S. National Education Association (NEA). It says that NEA's bullying prevention kit is designed by educators which reflect the availability of research on bullying prevention. It adds that NEA has brought together policy...
- Help Kids WELCOME Disabled Students. Klotz, Mary Beth // Education Digest;Feb2004, Vol. 69 Issue 6, p41
Offers suggestions and strategies that are designed to help school principals and teachers of inclusive schools to promote a positive and accepting learning environment. Development of empathy; Increase in volunteer activities; Elimination of bullying.
- Schoolwide Prevention of Bullying. // Washington Counseletter;Apr2008, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p3
The article presents information on the prevention of bullying in the school environment. Statistics of incidences and effects of bullying in schools in the United States are also disclosed. The article also provides some guidelines on how to address the issue including the assessment of the...
- Stopping the BULLY. Sharp, Benjamin C. // East Bernard Express (TX);8/10/2006, Vol. 63 Issue 33, p7
The article focuses on the actions undertaken by school officials in Texas to address school bullying. Teachers and officials alike are on the look-out for bullying among students. They are taught to distinguish between real and fake bullying problems. A program on anti-bullying hosted by Rob...
- Use Another Word. Meltzoff, Nancy // Skipping Stones;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p30
The article offers information on the "Use Another Word" campaign led by students at Springfield High School in Springfield, Oregon, to improve the school environment by eliminating the use of disrespectful language in hallways. The student leaders took data on the kinds of disrespectful...
- A Positive Approach to Reduce Bullying and Harassment. WILLARD, NANCY // School Administrator;Dec2014, Vol. 71 Issue 11, p24
The article discusses a positive approach to cut harassment and bullying in schools. Topics covered include the results of a survey about crimes at secondary schools in the U.S. in 2014. Also mentioned are the efforts of school districts to effectively address bullying and discriminatory harassment.