Recent high-profile incidents prompt school- and district-level leaders to focus anew on prevention, intervention, and response.
May 12, 2010 – Education Week
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students in middle school experience frequent verbal harassment and sometimes physical assault from their classmates, says a new research brief.
October 7, 2009 – Education Week
Half of public school principals in a recent survey say bullying is a serious problem in their schools.
May 21, 2008 – Education Week
The new head of the Education Department’s office of safe and drug-free schools has fought the kind of harassment he faced as a gay youth.
July 15, 2009 | Updated: May 4, 2016 – Education Week
"Words such as 'gay,' 'fag,' and 'queer' are often used as the most hurtful insults students can throw at one another," writes Joleen Hanlon.
May 27, 2009 – Education Week
A middle school principal confronts bullying with tolerance.
April 28, 2008 – Teacher (Web)
Bullying can be regarded as the shadow side of compulsory schooling when it fails to serve students with affirmative support, engaging pedagogy, and a sense of relevancy of instruction, writes Kirsten Olson.
April 23, 2008 – Education Week (Web)
Lyn Mikel Brown shares lessons learned during her seven years at the helm of the nonprofit Hardy Girls Healthy Women.
March 5, 2008 – Education Week
Sameer Hinduja and Justin W. Patchin, authors of the book Bullying Beyond the Schoolyard: Preventing and Responding to Cyberbullying
, joined Digital Directions
' Andrew Trotter to discuss what teachers, administrators, parents, and students can do to recognize and rectify cyberbullying.
October 10, 2008 – Education Week