Stillwater (Okla.) Schools Tackle Bullying

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

As part of an effort to combat school bullying, the Stillwater school district is holding a series of events this week to make students and faculty aware of the problem and its effects.

The program is part of Oklahoma Bullying Prevention Awareness Week, a statewide initiative to bring the problem to the attention of students, educators and parents statewide, said David Hargrove, the district’s counseling coordinator.

“The idea is to educate everybody about bullying, to let them know that we care about bullying and that we’re not going to tolerate it,” Hargrove said.

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