Tag Archives: School Bullying

Life After High School

To some, the thought of life after high school can be quite overwhelming. They are starting a new chapter of their life and many young people don’t know what to do with it. Some choose to start college right away, some prefer to work for a while, and some spend time traveling now that they

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What Can Schools Do about Cyberbullying?

With the growing number of social media sites and mobile phones cyber bullying is a problem at home and in schools. Many teens and younger children have cell or mobile phones. They are active on social networks and use text messages often. These tools when used properly are not harmful but sometimes are misused by

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Understanding the Right Way to Compete

During the 17th century, there were many  devil’s cohorts. In 1611, the first term explaining how people compete was created. Its origins sprang  from the legendary devil’s school in Toledo. After many months of precise instructions in the ‘black craft,’ all pupils were subjected to one final test – the challenge was a race where the students

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The School to Prison Pipeline

The phrase “school to prison pipeline” has been used by a lot of politicians, educators, and corrections officers, but only a few people really understand what it is referring to. The truth is that the school to prison pipeline is a complicated and controversial concept that many people believe doesn’t even exist. Other groups, however,

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Danger Signs

Danger exists when a person is exposed to harm or a risk is perceived that could cause them injury in any way, be it mentally, emotionally or physically. Danger can also be thought of as vulnerability to a specific set of circumstances such as bullying or taunting. Each person interprets danger in different ways. The

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Health and Safety in Schools in UK

The health and safety of both staff and students is an important part of the U.K. educational system. A safe and healthy environment must be provided in order to ensure that schools are doing the best they can to provide the resources needed to educate pupils. Learn about health and safety in schools in UK. 

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Kindergarten Readiness

Kindergarten readiness used to consist of making sure that your child was potty trained and appropriately dressed for school. It didn’t matter if your child could read or count, most parents simply packed their five year old off to school, took a few pictures, and trusted that the teacher would teach him or her everything

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Controlling School Violence

Violence is defined as any act or behavior that involves physical force with the intention of hurting or killing someone. It also pertains to the willful destruction or damaging of property. It can also denote the strength and intensity of emotions or a natural force with the power to destroy property or cause death. Learn

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The Deal with Religion in Schools

Why does discussing religion in schools bother people so much? When it comes to public schools, there are a few different things that any parent, student, and teacher may come in contact with. Religion is one topic that is often avoided in schools and to better understand why that is, it is important to understand

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Does Homework Really Suck?

Homework. It’s the one word that goes to the core of students everywhere, from kindergarten to college. For as many reasons that exist to either show the value of it or to prove its detriment, students have strong feelings about homework. They either love it or hate it, and it’s hard to find a lot

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Dealing With The Feeling That School Sucks

Attending school for years can quickly become overwhelming, especially if you find yourself bored or unable to focus on studies and materials that interest you most. Although you may wonder why school sucks, understanding various resources and outlets available to you can help with enjoying the learning process again regardless of whether you think middle

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Activities for Character Education and Teachers

If you’re a teacher battling bullying in your classroom; then one of the best accredited techniques to doing so is using character building. Discover our tips on character education and teachers. What character building basically does is instilling a sense of ethics and integrity within students; hence introducing the bully to the moral consequences of his

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