TITLE

Researchers push to import top anti-bullying program to US schools

PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Biomedical Market Newsletter;8/23/2011, Vol. 21, p194
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that researchers are promoting to import KiVa, an anti-bullying campaign in Finland, to reduce the incidents of bullying in the U.S. schools.
ACCESSION #
65048931

 

Related Articles

  • NO CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT TO BE A BULLY: THE FIRST AMENDMENT PRINCIPLE OF CONTENT NEUTRALITY AND REGULATING BULLYING IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS. Guido, Paola A. // Seton Hall Legislative Journal;2014, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p371 

    The article focuses on the introduction of New Jersey Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act in context to challenge on existing laws on the basis of content discrimination. Topics include strategy to prevent bullying in public schools, anti-bullying legislation to prevent bullying-related student...

  • MIDDLE SCHOOL INFRACTIONS DECREASE WITH THE IMPLEMENTATION OF AN AGGRESSIVE ANTI-BULLYING INITIATIVE - P.R.E.S.S. Hester, Jackie; Bolen, Yvette; Thomas, Bruce; Vinson, Beth McCulloch; Heatherly, Ben // Review of Higher Education & Self-Learning;Winter2011, Vol. 4 Issue 13, p103 

    With the rise in number of incidents related to bullying within the school sector, programs have been developed that seek to decrease bullying related incidents. PRESS to Stop Bullying is an initiative that was developed to prevent middle school bullying incidents. This cost-efficient program,...

  • Should Michigan have a statewide anti-bullying law for schools? Hooten, Cheryl Nolan; Topham, Jay; Miller, Jack; Hardesty, Alex; Bale, Jim // Between the Lines (10807551);1/20/2011, Issue 1903, p8 

    The article focuses on the different perceptions on the implementation of a statewide anti-bullying law for schools in Michigan.

  • Senate passes Dignity for All Students, 58 to 3. Jordan, Susan // Empty Closet;Jul2010, Issue 436, p1A 

    The article reports that the Dignity for All Students Act (DASA), which is an anti-bullying measure, has been passed by the New York State Senate on June 22, 2010.

  • How American Public Schools Hurt LGBT Students: Documentary Filmmaker Cevin Soling Speaks Out. PETKUS, SHELBY CLARK // Between the Lines (10807551);6/26/2014, Vol. 2226/2227, p8 

    The article focuses on the insight of Cevin Soling, writer and director of the acclaimed documentary film focusing on the failures of the public school systems in the U.S. titled "The War on Kids," on the truths about LGBT youth in American public school system. Soling discusses what adults can...

  • A Good Fit: Finding the right school for children in LGBTQ families. SPENCER, AARON // Just Out;8/5/2011, Vol. 28 Issue 17, p18 

    The article offers information on what parents should look for in an LGBTQ-supportive school in Portland, Oregon. It includes administrators and faculty talk fairly about the issues of the LGBTQ community, anti-bullying policy that follow the Oregon Safe Schools Act, and an LGBTQ support group...

  • Idaho Senate passes anti-bullying measure.  // Bay Windows;3/22/2012, Vol. 30 Issue 15, p20 

    Information on the approved bill which toughens bullies in Idaho public schools, is presented.

  • Anti-bullying measure passes legislature. SIMONETTE, MATT // Windy City Times;6/4/2014, Vol. 29 Issue 36, p5 

    The article offers information on the approval of new legislation HB 5707, related to bullying policy for schools as well as responsive measures.

  • NJ governor signs anti-bullying bill of rights.  // Empty Closet;Feb2011, Issue 442, p8A 

    The article reports that New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has signed the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights into law, which mandates specific anti-bullying procedures for schools across the state and also covers public universities.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of NEW JERSEY STATE LIBRARY

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics