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A N.J. District Says Bullying Law is a Drain on Resources

The Ridgewood school district is unhappy with a state mandate requiring schools to follow strict procedures for New Jersey's new anti-bullying law.

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N.Y. Students Suspended After Gay Teen's Suicide

A high school in upstate New York has suspended some students after the suicide of a bullied gay teenager.

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Schools Grappling with New Anti-Bullying Law

The state’s strict new Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights has some local school superintendents wondering how they can enforce the rules, deal with the increased work load, and manage the bureaucratic details without additional time and money.

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Create an Anti-bullying Program with Resources You Have

School leaders essentially already have what they need to keep students safe and secure, but they need to define their approach to decrease bullying.
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Indianapolis School District Takes On Bullying

One central Indiana school district is trying to stop bullying with a program that’s gaining recognition across the country.

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Anti-Bullying Legislation Passes Michigan Senate

The Michigan Senate passed legislation Wednesday that requires school districts to develop anti-bullying policies, but the father of the boy for whom the bill is named says he has strong objections to language inserted at the last minute.

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Florence (Ariz.) Schools Fight Bullying Battle

There’s nothing new about the issue of bullies in school. It’s a problem that’s been around since the days of one-room schoolhouses.

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Caregivers Tackle Bullying in Fla. Schools

Bullying has grabbed national attention recently, especially in light of several recent suicides of youths and young adults that are being attributed to bullying. CNN aired a special series on bullying last week.

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CNN Study: Schoolyard Bullies Not Just Preying on the Weak

A new study commissioned by CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360°" found that the stereotype of the schoolyard bully preying on the weak doesn't reflect reality in schools.

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Litchfield (Ariz.) Elementary School District OKs New Bullying Policy

Bullying took the limelight in an emotional meeting Tuesday when the Litchfield school board unanimously endorsed a new district policy that specifically prohibits harassment based on sexual preference.

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