TITLE

A (VERBAL) TUSSLE OVER BULLYING

AUTHOR(S)
Prentice, George
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Boise Weekly;3/21/2012, Vol. 20 Issue 39, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a debate over bullying in the schools of Boise, Idaho. It mentions anti-bullying efforts being made by Boise democratic Senator, Nicole LeFavour in making anti-bullying laws more effective. LeFavour suggests that the law includes training the educators to intervene in bullying. It discusses the ignorance of Karen Echeverria, director of the Idaho School Boards Association, stating that Echeverria has never been contacted on this topic by the school district.
ACCESSION #
73832891

 

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