There Are No Bullies
- Meet the New Sheriff. McCabe, Suzanne // Junior Scholastic;3/19/2012, Vol. 114 Issue 12, p6
The article discusses bullying in schools and informs that new anti-bullying legislation has recently come into effect in New Jersey and Massachusetts and 48 states now have anti-bullying statutes in U.S.
- Revolutionizing Discipline, With a Flowchart. BRENNEMAN, ROSS // Education Week;11/13/2013, Vol. 33 Issue 12, p12
The article discusses changes to student discipline policies in Broward County, Florida, commenting on its decision to abolish zero tolerance policies in the district following the incarceration of many students and the district's focus on restorative justice.
- Rethinking Student Discipline and Zero Tolerance. Acosta, Joie; Chinman, Matthew; Engberg, John; Augustine, Catherine // Education Week;10/14/2015, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p24
The authors argue that restorative school discipline practices should replace zero tolerance policies for school discipline, noting the role of such practices in behavioral change and research on the approach by the nonprofit organization RAND Corp.
- White House Eye Again on Bullying. SHAH, NIRVI // Education Week;3/16/2011, Vol. 30 Issue 24, p16
The article discusses the efforts of U.S. President Barack Obama to find ways to prevent bullying in schools and cyberbullying through a website, which is accessible at stopbullying.gov.
- The Kids Aren't All Righ. Marmer, Ron // Child Law Practice;Apr2012, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p58
In this article the author offers several suggestions on how to prevent children from bullying, abuse and acts of violence in the U.S. He reflects on several bullying incidents, in which many children took their lives and some are living in terror of those incidents. He emphasizes people to take...
- A REVIEW OF CURRENT BULLY ETIOLOGY AND WHY SCHOOL BULLY INTERVENTIONS DON'T WORK. Ross, Peter // Review of Higher Education & Self-Learning;Winter2012, Vol. 5 Issue 17, p48
Bullying has been a persistent worldwide psychosocial problem of childhood and does not show signs of waning. The defining behaviors of bullying include unwanted physical and verbal assaults. Some changes to the definition recently have occurred with the advent of technology and social media...
- Antibullying Policies. // Pediatrics for Parents;Nov/Dec2016, Vol. 30 Issue 11/12, p23
The article discusses the study regarding the effectiveness of anti-bullying policies in several states in the U.S. in reducing risk of students being bullied or cyberbullied.
- Alternative discipline can benefit learning. Mergler, Mary Schmid; Vargas, Karla M.; Caldwell, Caroline // Phi Delta Kappan;Oct2014, Vol. 96 Issue 2, preceding p25
The authors advocate for the benefits of alternative approaches to school discipline in terms of student learning, highlighting restorative justice approaches to discipline. They argue that exclusionary discipline practices such as suspension and expulsion can have detrimental impacts, and they...
- Disciplining Student Misconduct in Cyberspace. KRENT, NANCY FREDMAN // School Administrator;Feb2012, Vol. 69 Issue 2, p10
The article discusses the issues facing school administrators relating to technology and the internet. Some of these issues include sexting, cyberbullying and electronic communication with cell phones and social networking websites like Facebook and Twitter. The author gives legal advice to...