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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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Stillwater (Okla.) Schools Tackle Bullying

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.

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Toughest Bullying Law in the Country to Take Effect This Fall

New Jersey's tough bullying law with require schools to develop safety teams, investigate complaints and set a deadline for resolving issues.

Navigating the Landmines of Technology Misuse

These steps will help your district protect students and staff without infringing on their rights.

The Phenomenon Known as Bullicide

Educators can take a number of proactive steps towards preventing a tragedy.

The Politicization of Bullying

Opposing opinions on bullying in schools today make for political wrangling.

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