TITLE

Whac - A - Mole

AUTHOR(S)
Levinson, Hollande
PUB. DATE
December 2012
SOURCE
INSIGHT into Diversity;Dec2012, Vol. 80 Issue 3, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author discusses aspects of name-calling and bullying which mostly occur in schools due to identity-based bias in the U.S. She examines the response of school in bias-based bullying which need to be different to educate and inform the whole school community on displayed prejudice or bigotry. She also mentions that some schools utilize the ineffective zero tolerance policy on students.
ACCESSION #
91607907

 

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