“Now, I think, America may wake up to the priorities of taking care of our kids and making sure that they’re nurtured and feel safe,” Yarrow told WCBS 880 reporter Sean Adams.
Rutgers University is announcing a new center named after the student who killed himself after his roommate used a webcam to see him kissing another man.
“Right now we have a grieving school community and that’s our priority,” Tottenville High School Principal John Tuminaro said. “Students witnessed this, we had a number of staff members at the train station who witnessed this, so this is a school tragedy.”
Friday is Spirit Day, in which participants around the country wear purple to take a stand against bullying. CBS 2′s John Elliott and TV 10-55′s Carolina Bermudez were among the folks taking part in the movement.
October is National Stop Bullying Month, part of an effort to highlight a serious problem. Devyn Rush, a former American Idol contestant, is using her talent to help ease the pain so many kids face every day.
The numbers of incidents vary widely by district and may reflect how diligent each school is at reporting, rather than how much bullying there is.
Karen Klein’s story sparked nationwide outrage and prompted 32,000 people to donate money on her behalf. In all, more than $700,000 was raised, so Klein has launched her own anti-bullying foundation.
Being bullied as a kid could have an even greater impact than first thought. New research shows being bullied as a child can lead to bad health even decades later.
Being the victim of a relentless bully can be a distraction and even a danger to kids. As a parent, it is important to recognize the signs of bullying, know how to talk to your children about bullies and establish an appropriate reaction to a bully situation.
The 68-year-old suburban Rochester grandmother said that she’s not quitting because of what happened on the last day of school in June, when four seventh-grade students taunted her with profanity, insults and threats during a school-bus run.
2 Middle School Bullies Charged, Released In Case Of Anti-Gay Assault That Left Victim Blind In One Eye
Two teenage boys were charged Friday with assault as a hate crime, following a June 5th bullying incident that left their victim blind in one eye.
The 10-minute cell phone video that was posted to YouTube shows 68-year-old Karen Klein trying her best to ignore a stream of profanity and insults.
The family of Joel Morales said the boy hanged himself Tuesday night because he had been intensely picked on by other students.
Joel Morales was found dead by his mother inside their apartment at the Jefferson Houses at 11:30 p.m. Tuesday. The boy hanged himself in the bathroom. For those who knew and loved the child, it’s all too hard to believe.
Michael Conway and two juveniles are accused in a pattern of harassment against 15-year-old Lennon Baldwin. They have been charged with assaulting and robbing Baldwin before his suicide.