TITLE

Erase which bullying?

AUTHOR(S)
BARSOTTI, NATASHA
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Xtra West (Vancouver);11/1/2012, Issue 501, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the critical insights of educator Glen Hansman regarding the Erase Bullying program of British Columbia which was formulated to address homophobia in schools.
ACCESSION #
87377432

 

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