Loudon Board of Education holds closed-door meeting to discuss bullying accusations against school director  Knoxville News Sentinel

The Loudon Board of Education met Thursday in a closed-door meeting to discuss the accusations of bullying against Loudon director of public schools Jason ...


Panel tackles bullying and how to stop it  Boston Herald

Experts in the mental-health and suicide-prevention fields sounded the alarm for more funding and training to address teen suicide at a roundtable on school ...


Canton man creates online anti-bullying platform where people can share their stories  North Country Now

North Country This Week. CANTON -- A Canton man who says he has struggled with being bullied created an anti-bully group that will meet beginning in ...


Facebook group aiming to catch child predators accused of cyber bullying  WLNS

A local Facebook group that works to expose child predators could face legal trouble itself.


Grieving Northwood family says bullying drove their son to suicide  Toledo Blade

It's a Thursday morning, and Steve Fuller is getting ready to leave his house. He's looking for his shirt, trying to put on his socks. On any other ...


Trauma survivor to victims of bullying: ‘You can overcome’  Boston Herald

The 27-year-old from Dracut said she was bullied throughout her life and struggled with depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, anorexia, anxiety and ...


Help teens cope with bullying, Herald/Sun panelists urge  Boston Herald

A roundtable discussion on teen bullying and suicide hosted at the Lowell Sun today highlighted the need to help and support teenagers facing bullying, ...


State officials call for stronger anti-bullying measures  Boston Herald

Top state officials are calling for more money to fight bullying and a review of the state's laws following concerns raised in a Boston Herald/Lowell Sun series that ...


Editorial: To prevent bullying, strong action needed  Boston Herald

Nearly 15 percent of Massachusetts high school students were bullied on school property in 2017, and almost 14 percent were bullied online, according to the ...


Fall River schools embarking on city-wide anti-bullying initiative  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — School officials from across Fall River will meet Jan. 23 to start developing a city-wide, anti-bullying initiative, according to Superintendent ...


Anti-bullying law not enough to protect kids; some consider suicide  Boston Herald

State anti-bullying law, prompted nine years ago after the suicide of 15-year-old Phoebe Prince, isn't enough to protect kids from the tragic dangers of bullying.


Bill aims to help kids cope with bullying  Boston Herald

Two Merrimack Valley advocates are joining forces to file a bill they say could help those facing mental health and post-traumatic stress disorders — especially ...


Woman accused of bullying teen will go to trial in July  ABC17News.com

FAYETTE, Mo. - A former Dairy Queen manager accused of harassing a teenager is scheduled to go to trial July 29. Harley Branham appeared in a Howard ...


LGBTQ-inclusive bullying laws associated with fewer teen suicide attempts, study says  NBCNews.com

Suicide among lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer youth is an endemic public health issue: LGBTQ youth face more bullying and report higher levels ...


Bullying reported before girl's suicide; she is buried in New Mexico  Santa Fe New Mexican

CHESHIRE, Conn. — The death last month of an 11-year-old girl who had recently moved to Connecticut from New Mexico has shaken her school community, ...


Social media offers ‘no escape’ for bullying victims  Boston Herald

The ever-changing world of social media has emerged as a prime bullying zone that offers “no escape,” child psychologists say. Nearly 14 percent of students in ...


Speaking Up to End Bullying | News Center  UNLV NewsCenter

Have you ever been so impacted by something that you decide to study it? That's exactly what UNLV master of education student Henry Castillo did. Having ...


Politicians punt on bullying crisis  Boston Herald

The state's top politicians, faced with alarming school bullying numbers that indicate a growing crisis, punted with platitudes yesterday as victim advocates said ...


Academic High School to Celebrate School Choice with Anti-Bullying Event  PRNewswire

BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Students at Academic High School will perform a play at the school's "Be a Hero: Stomp Out Bullying" event ...


Anna’s story: Bullying leads Lowell teen to take her life  Boston Herald

Anna Aslanian's wide, beaming smile greets you as you walk into the cozy Colonial home in Lowell's Highlands neighborhood. The framed photo on the counter ...


Racism, sexism and bullying reported at Oxfam  BBC News

The work environment at Oxfam is marked by "racism, colonial behaviour and bullying", staff have reported. The allegations were made to an independent ...


Parents of bullied children who died of suicide fight to save others  Boston Herald

In the fall of 2016, Connor Tronerud was getting up to 1000 texts every day, tormented by peers who mocked him with photos taken at their Catholic school and ...


Parent claims bullying by Cobb schools  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Either Cobb County schools have among the best behaved students around, or they are fudging statistics on bullying. That's the contention of lawyers ...


Mom claims school isn’t doing enough to stop bullying on bus  KAIT

A Beebe mother says her 8-year-old daughter is experiencing bullying on the school bus.


Does Bullying Lead To Depression? A New Survey Demonstrates Just How Significant The Impact Can Be  Bustle

For many targets of bullying, the resulting trauma persists long after they've bid a less than fond farewell to school. Sexual abuse, too, can have a pervasive ...


The Bully Menace: What Patch Has Learned About Childhood Torture  Patch.com

The Bully Menace: What Patch Has Learned - Across America, US - Bullying and cyberbullying remain pervasive across the country, but they're getting renewed ...


Only on 10: Anti-bullying music video goes viral, creates controversy in RI  Turn to 10

An anti-bullying music video that has gone viral is raising some eyebrows. Nico DeGiacomo, a graduate of Westerly High School, goes by the rapper name, ...


Country singer Jessie Chris visits Wyckoff school for 100th anti-bullying talk  NorthJersey.com

A visit to Abraham Lincoln Elementary School in Wyckoff marked the 100th time country singer Jessie Chris spoke to students about bullying.


Mom Says School Isn't Doing Enough to Stop Bus Bullying  www.fox16.com

A Beebe mom is speaking out about the bullying she says her 8 year old daughter is experiencing on the school bus.


Study: Bullying rates at Virginia middle schools were higher in Trump country after his election  Washington Post

In spring 2017, not long after President Trump took office, bullying rates among Virginia middle school students were 18 percent higher in places where voters ...


Reports: Parents, teacher reported bullying of Cheshire girl prior to her committing suicide  Waterbury Republican American

CHESHIRE – School officials – who had been alerted to reports of bullying against the 11-year-old girl who killed herself two days before Christmas – remained ...


Public session focuses on bullying dangers, prevention - Winchester Sun  Winchester Sun

The effects of bullying can stay with a child throughout their adolescent years and into their adulthood. About 60 percent of adults who were victims of bullying as ...


Local educator hosts anti-bullying workshop for parents  NEWS10 ABC

At Woodland Hill Montessori School, parents got the opportunity to become the students thanks to a visit from Bullying Prevention Expert Jim Dillon.


Teacher accused of bullying student | Local News  messenger-inquirer

An Ohio County elementary school teacher has been accused by a parent of allegedly bullying her 11-year-old son after an incident that occurred Monday at the ...


'I held my bullied daughter's hand as she died after years of online abuse'  Mirror Online

Brave Jackie Fox kissed daughter Nicole and held her hand as her life support was switched off one year ago today.


Parents voicing frustration over ongoing bullying, recent violence at Granite City H.S.  ABC St. Louis

Granite city parents are raising major concerns over increasing violent incidents and bullying at Granite City High School. Despite assurances from the district ...


Study: Virginia Sees Increased School Bullying in Pro-Trump Areas  Campus Safety Magazine

New research conducted through student surveys has found that bullying in Virginia schools increased in the areas that mainly supported President Trump.


Extremists are bullying critics into silence, says Britain’s first counter-extremism commissioner  Telegraph.co.uk

Extremists are bullying their critics into silence by subjecting them to “horrific” abuse, intimidation and even death threats, says Britain's first counter-extremism ...


School bullying a growing crisis, advocates warn  Lowell Sun

The state's top politicians, faced with alarming school bullying numbers that indicate a growing crisis, punted with platitudes Monday as victim advocates said the ...


Climate NGO chief Wael Hmaidan sacked over bullying, harassment of staff  Climate Home

Climate Action Network International terminates executive director after independent investigation finds 'preponderance of evidence' supporting complaints ...


Working class can end the president's bullying  STLtoday.com

America's workers are suffering increased pain every day from President Donald Trump's shutdown. The president says the government could actually be ...


Mother of bully victim applauds law  WILX-TV

One bill the governor signed into law Thursday, makes cyberbullying a crime in Michigan. News ten's Alani Letang talked with a mother whose daughter was ...


South Summit Elementary School sees decrease in bullying with new initiatives  The Park Record

The principal of South Summit Elementary School wants to see bullying eradicated from the school. After implementing half a dozen anti-bullying and ...


Bullying Barr  National Review

Barr is a conservative Republican who believes that as attorney general he will be pursuing the Trump administration's policies within the limits of the law and ...


Tucson district investigation finds Sabino coaches bullied player; repeatedly called him 'retard'  ABC15 Arizona

TUCSON, AZ — An update on the Sabino High School baseball scandal in Tucson that led to the team being stripped of its 2018 championship title now shows ...


State Board of Education eyes changes to school safety law, bullying scholarship  Tampa Bay Times

The meeting was the first for Richard Corcoran as Commissioner of Education and Andrew Pollack as a board member.


Ohio General Motors Plant Tolerated 'Racial Hate and Bullying': Lawsuit  The Daily Beast

Eight workers have filed a lawsuit against General Motors alleging that managers at the Toledo, Ohio, Powertrain plant did little to nothing to stop an “underlying ...


5 stories to start your day: Bullying in schools, mall-walking, billboards in Fall River, food notes and the shutdown  Fall River Herald News

Every day, The Herald News will be serving you some local news highlights to enjoy with your morning coffee. Here are our top stories for Thursday, Jan.


Readers' Forum Part 2, Jan. 20, 2019: Deliver us from the Bully-in-Chief  Terre Haute Tribune Star

Deliver us from the Bully-in-ChiefWhen I was a kid of 10, a bully named Billy curled up his fingers into a fist and threatened me if I didn't do his.


Family To Sue School After Teen Charged For Defending Self Against Bullying  HuffPost

A Georgia attorney says the 15-year-old student was maliciously prosecuted for fighting back.


Mike Honda & Michael Shank: Stop the bullying  vtdigger.org

Editor's note: This commentary is by Michael Shank and former Rep. Michael Honda. Shank, of Brandon, is the communications director for the Carbon Neutral ...


Cheshire schools to host bullying forum after 11-year-old student's suicide  Meriden Record-Journal

CHESHIRE — Education leaders will meet with parents and residents to explain the school district's bullying policy following the suicide of an 11-year-old ...


New Chancellor Could Step Up DOE Efforts to Combat Bullying - The Villager  The Villager

BY ANDY HUMM | School starts Sept. 5 in New York City for 1.1 million students in 1,800 schools with a new chancellor, Richard Carranza, who has served in ...


Harlem Globetrotter teaches Buffalo students about bullying prevention  WIVB.com - News 4

It was an exciting day at Buffalo United Charter School on Monday. January 14.


Marie Osmond reflects on dating rumors, body shaming and bullying  Fox News

Marie Osmond insists she "wasn't a nun" in her heyday — and that she's still somewhat scarred by body shaming she suffered when she was young. "I dated a ...


Binge eating and smoking linked to bullying and sexual abuse  Science Daily

People who ever suffered bullying or sexual abuse have a lower quality of life similar to those living with chronic conditions like heart disease, diabetes, ...


Virginia study finds increased school bullying in areas that voted for Trump  MPR News

Researchers found higher rates of bullying and certain teasing in areas where voters favored Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton in the 2016 election.


Voter preference for Trump linked to bullying in middle schools  Science Daily

Bullying rates among middle school students in the spring of 2017 were 18 percent higher in localities where voters had favored Donald Trump than in those that ...


Detailed anti-bullying laws can help protect LGBT+ teens, research says  Reuters

NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - U.S. states with anti-bullying laws that explicitly protect LGBT+ teens have fewer suicide attempts among youth ...


Is the President Making Middle School Worse?  The New York Times

Immediately after Donald Trump's election, alarming stories appeared of school bullies who seemed to be inspired by the new president. In York County, Pa., ...


Survey Finds Persistent Bullying of LGBTQ Students in NJ High Schools  NJ Spotlight

'The numbers are alarming,' says Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri Huttle, who was a prime sponsor of anti-bullying legislation. She's working on a new ...


Harrisburg dad says son was bullied in school, caused him to transfer school districts  KSFY

HARRISBURG, S.D. - A Harrisburg dad said administrators in the school district have not done enough for his son. He said his son has been bullied for several ...


Workers at Ohio GM plant continue to deal with racism, bullying, lawyer says  cleveland.com

The lawyer says workers at the GM plant in Toledo continue to deal with harassment nearly a year after a lawsuit was filed.


Schools outline steps to address bullying, suicide  Lowell Sun

LOWELL -- The city school district has taken several steps to address bullying, mental health and suicide awareness in recent years, said Acting Superintendent ...


Year after 9-year-old's suicide enrages community, what's changed for bullying in Waterford schools  The Oakland Press

In the Waterford home of Charles Weatherspoon and Charity Wade, a painting of their daughter A'layah Weatherspoon hangs above the fireplace.


Grieving mom demands justice after bullying leads to daughter's suicide  IOL

Daughter's suicide note cites maths teacher for making her 'feel down and small' , reports Amanda Maliba.


School bullying reports in schools across Mass.  Sentinel & Enterprise

Data from the Department of the Education shows the top 10 schools in Massachusetts with the most bullying reports during the 2017-2018 school year.


Our View: Community must work together to stop bullying - Winchester Sun  Winchester Sun

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Local group teams up with Monroe Police for bullying forum  Knoe.com

MONROE, La. (KNOE) Real Vision from Real Women teamed up with Monroe Police to have a forum Saturday on bullying and suicide prevention at the Benoit ...


Local MMA instructor squares off against bullying  Kdminer

KINGMAN – In the auditorium at Lee Williams High School, mixed martial artist Brian Skinner laid out the gritty details of his life story to Eugene Kramer's ...


Representative Gazaway proposes school bullying bill  KAIT

Representative Gazaway from Northeast Arkansas shares why he proposed the school bullying bill.


District investigation finds Sabino coaches bullied player; repeatedly called him 'retard'  KGUN

TUCSON, Ariz. — An update on the Sabino High School Baseball scandal that led to the team being stripped of its 2018 championship title -- the district found ...


Judicial Crisis Network to Senate Democrats: Stop Bullying Federal Judges  Breitbart

The Judicial Crisis Network (JCN) called on Senate Democrats to stop bullying President Donald Trump's federal judges over religious faith.


Numbers show bullying a problem at Sleepy Hill Middle  The Ledger

Sleepy Hill Middle School has more calls for assault and battery incidents and more "true" cases of bullying than the other two Lakeland middle schools ...


Students take control of their own anti-bullying education  Glens Falls Post-Star

Classrooms are transforming into film sets at Glens Falls Middle School this week as students create their own anti-bullying PSAs with the help of a New York ...


Miss Alabama USA winner overcame high school bullying  Tuscaloosa News

To this day, Hannah McMurphy still doesn't know how it happened.By her own account, McMurphy, a 21-year-old Tuscaloosa native who was named Miss ...


Guerin girls in bullying video 'suspended pending expulsion'  WRTV Indianapolis

HAMILTON COUNTY — The students shown in a video posted to social media this week that appears to show five cheerleaders from Guerin Catholic High ...


Bossier Schools to host cyber bullying and suicide prevention presentation  KSLA

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - Bossier Schools will host a cyber bullying and suicide prevention presentation,free and open to the public on January 9th at 6 p.m..


Sweethearts and Heroes brings anti-bullying message to Cuba-Rushford, Fillmore schools  Olean Times Herald

Students at the Cuba-Rushford and Fillmore central school districts learned how to battle bullying this week with the help of Sweethearts and Heroes.


Video posted to social media appears to show Guerin Catholic cheerleaders bullying classmate  WRTV Indianapolis

NOBLESVILLE — A video posted to social media this week appears to show five cheerleaders from Guerin Catholic High School in Noblesville taunting and ...


Lowell schools move to reduce bullying  Boston Herald

The Lowell School District, which has experienced a student suicide this school year, has taken several steps to address bullying, mental health and suicide ...


Negotiating with Bullies  Psychology Today

Bullies tend to have high-conflict personalities. They are predictable, impulsive, and rigid thinkers. Here's a few tips for dealing with them in negotiations.


Filing: Salina military school failed to supervise cadets in bullying case  KSNT News

A Kansas military school failed to adequately supervise cadets entrusted to its care and intentionally inflicted emotional distress in 2014 on a bullied 11-year-old ...


Racial hate, bullying persist at GM Toledo plant, according to lawsuit  Toledo Blade

Attorneys for former and current General Motors employees contend the automaker has not properly addressed racial hate and bullying inside its Toledo ...


Live on GMR8: More clouds than sun; bill proposed to curb bullying  KAIT

A quick look at what's making news and weather headlines this Tuesday, Jan. 15.


Bullying alters brain structure, raises risk of mental health problems  Medical News Today

A recent study demonstrates that being bullied can have long-lasting effects on the structure of the brain, raising the risk of mental health problems.


When Leaders are Bullies  Scientific American

For years I spent my days, from before dawn until after dusk, following a troop of endangered red colobus monkeys around a small West African forest. For the ...


Closed-door meeting scheduled after Loudon schools director accused of bullying basketball coach  Knoxville News Sentinel

Loudon schools director Jason Vance has been accused of bullying boys basketball coach Josh Graves.


Suspended Ames Middle School principal to resign after parents raise bullying concerns  Des Moines Register

Ames Middle School will have a new principal next week.


Teen 'Jeopardy!' champion overcomes internet bullying to win $100,000 grand prize  Naples Daily News

Bonita Springs' Claire Sattler says she won the teen tournament with her careful strategy and support from her family and friends.


76ers News: Jimmy Butler ready to “confront” John Calipari over bully comment about Karl-Anthony Towns  A Sea Of Blue

Coach Cal's comment came in defense of former Wildcat Karl Anthony-Towns.


Oxfam marked by ‘racism, colonial behaviour and bullying behaviours’, report into sexual misconduct scandal finds  The Independent

The work environment at Oxfam is marked by "racism, colonial behaviour and bullying behaviours", according to a new report. The interim report produced by ...


Rochelle Pryor’s final step to stop the bullies and the ­racism  The Australian

On the night she tried to kill herself, Aboriginal teenager Rochelle Pryor sent a message to her friends on social media: Once Im gone, the bullying and the ...


Online bullying becomes illegal in Michigan starting March  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

In two months cyberbullying will become illegal in Michigan.


Some players, parents cry foul accusing Trenton teacher, coach of bullying, public shaming  Southgate News Herald

Technical foul? A Trenton High School coach is being called out for her alleged moves in the classroom singling out a player for her performance in a recent ...


Gov. Snyder signs cyber-bullying bill into law  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

LANSING, Mich. -- Cyberbullying is now a crime in Michigan. Governor Rick Snyder signed Public Act 457 into law on Thursday. He says in a news release, ...


Alice Chater opens up about school bullying and how will.i.am changed her life — here’s all the new talent for  The Sun

Heading up 2019's hot new talent, pop's next big thing Alice Chater reveals the personal challenges she's had to overcome.


Why a pop idol's surprise apology over her assault sparked outrage in Japan  CNN

It was a meant to be a happy occasion to launch the New Year -- a meet and greet between a Japanese pop idol and her fans.


Norwalk dad upset with how district handled alleged bullying  Local 5 - WeAreIowa.com

NORWALK - A fight between two Norwalk High School students turns into another type of fight for one father. He doesn't want the girl who attacked his son to ...