Mean Teens

Weir, Kirsten
November 2010
Current Science;11/26/2010, Vol. 96 Issue 7, p6
The article focuses on the issue of school bullying and discusses how to prevent it.


Related Articles

  • Scholars Call for Examining School Violence in a New Context. Viadero, Debra // Education Week;4/21/2010, Vol. 29 Issue 29, p5 

    The article discusses a report in the journal "Educational Researcher" calling for changes in efforts to address school violence with a broader, cross-disciplinary and evidence-based approach which includes the problem of bullying.

  • Beating the bullies. Viadero, Debra // Teacher Magazine;Aug/Sep97, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p24 

    Focuses on how teachers in the United States should handle bullies in schools. Wide disparity between the amount of bullying experienced by a student and the what teachers see; Stereotype of bullies for both girls and boys; Roots of the problem. INSETS: The bus ride.;The facts about...

  • From the Editor: The Talk of the Nation. Hartnett, Judy Faust // District Administration;Jan2011, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p8 

    An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses several articles published within the issue including one by Elizabeth Duffrin on teacher evaluations, one by Victor Rivero on homophobic bullying in schools, and one by Ken Trump on the prevention of school violence.

  • FROM THE EDITOR. Cook, Glenn // American School Board Journal;Jun2010, Vol. 197 Issue 6, p4 

    An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses an article published within the issue titled "Talk About It," by the journal editor-in-chief Glenn Cook, which points to an anti-bullying effort being taken on by districts in Iowa and California.

  • Bullying Prevention Seen Having Impact. Bushweller, Kevin; Goldstein, Lisa // Education Week;9/10/2003, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p12 

    School-based programs have been developed that can cut down on bullying behaviors among children by as much as 50 percent, and putting those programs in place would stem the tide of bullying violence in U.S. schools, suggests a report from Fight Crime: Invest in Kids, a national,...

  • Turning Bullying on Its Head. “Izzy” Kalman, Israel // District Administration;Jul2008, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p18 

    An interview with Israel Kalman, a school psychologist, is presented. When asked about school bullying, he explains that school anti-bullying problems often make the problem worse. He discusses the tendency for children to feel victimized and notes that bullying is really about power. His book...

  • Viewpoint: 3,653 days. Kevin; Epling, Tammy // Between the Lines (10807551);7/12/2012, Issue 2028, p10 

    The authors discuss how they are coping with the death of their son Matt Epling who was a victim of bullying, how his death fostered positive change in the school environment, and their efforts to help end school violence.

  • School Bullying: Changing the Problem by Changing the School. Orpinas, Pamela; Horne, Arthur M.; Staniszewski, Deborah // School Psychology Review;2003, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p431 

    This article describes the development and evaluation of a bullying prevention program in one large, public elementary school. The program, which was developed based on a collaborative model between school personnel and university consultants, included modification of the school environment,...

  • Bullying and Violence in Schools and Communities. Laursen, Erik K. // Counseling & Human Development;Oct2011, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p1 

    The article focuses on bullying and violence against children and youth that occur in schools and communities. It states that bullying affects the sense of safety of students and creates an environment of fear as well as intimidation in schools. It says that exposure to family violence is linked...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics