Darcia Harris Bowman

is a staff writer for Education Week. Her beat includes student life, health, and violence, and the states of Arizona and Minnesota.
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April 15, 2014 - Education Week
 African-American girls with positive perceptions of themselves are able to refuse unwanted and unprotected sex more often than their peers with negative self-images, a recent Emory University study found.

October 2, 2004 - Education Week
 For some schools, bomb threats have become more routine than fire drills, with each incident ringing up multi-thousand-dollar tabs for emergency manpower, special equipment, makeup instructional time, and other costs.

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