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Why I stayed AND why I left

I am so glad that the topic of domestic violence is getting more attention in the media these days.  Sadly, it took a video in an elevator to do it…..instead of the regular public service campaigns you see from time to time.  1,619 more words

Looking Inward

Personal Power (9-28-14)

Today’s Parenting Tip:

DECIDE:   Being powerful does not mean having power over others.

PRACTICE:   Today, sit with your child and make a list of ways he can be powerful. 115 more words

Parenting Tips

A Terrible Day for Two of Us

“Why are you here? Just go. Change to another class.”

“He won’t even let us go to the bathroom.”

“Your writing is boring. It puts me to sleep.” 752 more words


Do Teachers Ever Encourage Bullying?

At first reaction, this supposition may appear ludicrous. After all, teachers are supposed to support victims of bullying and stamp out this evil practice wherever it rears its ugly head. 748 more words

Teen combats bullying with online resource

Nakita Turner’s anti-bullying song One Voice.

A teenager’s dream to combat bullying is being recognised with the launch of an online resource.

Nakita Turner (15) is a young anti-bullying activist who released the… 93 more words

Bullying. My Friend Donna Dillion Speaks Out

The Snake Pit: Jr High Can be Torture is an important  work because of its content and subject matter. It’s not an easy, fun read, but is a book that every student, teacher and child advocate should read. 652 more words