TITLE

Bullies beware!

AUTHOR(S)
Viadero, Debra
PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
Education Week;05/28/97, Vol. 16 Issue 35, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines classroom bullying in the United States. Underestimation of the amount of bullying in schools by teachers and principals; Cultural roots of bullying; Need for adults to tell children that bullying is wrong; Researchers' findings on bullying; Difference between teasing and bullying; Anti-bullying campaigns. INSET: The bus ride..
ACCESSION #
9707141659

 

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