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October 03, 2016

Has Trump's Campaign Rhetoric Really Caused an Increase in School Bullying?

The National Education Association says Donald Trump's campaign rhetoric has led to an increase in school bullying. But one researcher says it's too soon to draw that conclusion.

September 28, 2016

LGBT Students Bullied at Higher Rates Than Their Peers, Poll Finds

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students completing a recent survey were more likely to report bias-based bullying, online harassment, and feeling unsafe at school than their peers, a new report finds.

July 22, 2016

Cyberbullying: What Schools Can Learn From Leslie Jones' Twitter Harassment

More states are requiring schools to respond to cyberbullying, but it can be a challenging task for administrators. Here's what schools can learn from the recent high-profile online harassment of Ghostbusters actress Leslie Jones.

May 10, 2016

Tough Penalties for Bullying Ineffective; Broader Approach Needed, Report Says

A committee assembled by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine found that tough penalties for bullying may dissuade victims from reporting it, and that the programs at the center of much bullying prevention research are only modestly effective.

May 04, 2016

Schools See Less Crime, Fewer Students Feel Unsafe, Federal Data Show

Continuing long trend lines, fewer students report fearing harm at school, and rates of school-based victimization have also declined, the most recent federal data show.

April 18, 2016

Can Schools Be Held Liable for Bullying? Suits Face a High Legal Bar

A lawsuit seeks to hold the New York City schools liable for student violence and bullying, a standard two other recent suits failed to meet.

April 13, 2016

Donald Trump's Rhetoric Has Made Some Students Feel Unsafe, Report Says

Heated presidential campaign rhetoric and divisive policy proposals have had a negative effect on school climate, a new report says.

April 07, 2016

Suit by Parents, Pro-Charter Group: N.Y.C. Schools Have School Climate Problems

The law suit claims that New York City schools do not respond adequately to violence, harassment, and bullying, creating an unsafe learning environment for students. The plaintiffs seek class-action status.

March 27, 2016

Data Lacking About How LGBT Students Are Treated at School, Researchers Say

Expanded federal data collection about LGBT students would help illuminate school climate problems and inform efforts to find solutions, researchers say in a paper released by the Equity Project and Indiana University.

February 09, 2016

Monica Lewinsky Hopes 'Anti-Bullying Emojis' Will Help Students Support Peers

Lewinsky, now an anti-bullying advocate, hopes the new symbols will promote more civil and supportive communication online.

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