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Bullying: What Schools, Parents and Students Can Do

Date: October 16, 2017 | Categories: Bullying, Opinion, Opinion All,

Source: Huffington Post Can you remember the schoolyard jingle that went, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me”? Obviously that was not and is not the truth. The death of Rebecca Ann Sedwick, a 12-year-old 7th grader who took her life last month in Polk County Florida proves that words are capable of harming …


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Your Child is Being Bullied: What Should You Do?

Date: October 16, 2017 | Categories: Bullying, Opinion, Opinion All,

Bullying happens too often in schools, both in public and Islamic schools, and parents often don’t know what to do to help their child when he or she is a victim of bullying. When a parent becomes aware that their child is being bullied, it’s very important to address the issue immediately in order to avoid the negative effects of …


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Here’s How to Reduce Bullying at Your Kid’s School

Date: October 7, 2017 | Categories: Bullying, Opinion, Opinion All,

Source: DNAINFO.COM Students and teachers across the school system know that bullying is not an isolated problem, after the issue was thrust into the spotlight last week when a teen saying he endured constant harassment at school fatally stabbed a classmate and injured another. But it can be hard for parents to know what’s going on at their children’s schools and difficult …


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Muslim Kids and Bullying – They ‘May Live in America, But They Are Not American’

Date: July 21, 2017 | Categories: Bullying, Featured, Opinion, Opinion All,

Source: Patheos By Jalal Baig From the beginning, Ali seemed aloof from the conversation that surrounded him. His friends, a full spectrum of boys spanning junior high and high school, bantered and pontificated on the NBA playoffs. It was an animated exchange between Dub Nation (Golden State Warriors) loyalists and the small smattering of those bold enough to support others. …


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‘The Trump Effect’: Hatred, Fear And Bullying On The Rise In Schools

Date: April 14, 2016 | Categories: Bullying, Opinion, Opinion All,

Source: Huffington Post It was only a matter of time before kids started picking up the aggressive, divisive language that’s become a hallmark of the 2016 presidential campaign. According to a new report by the nonprofit Southern Poverty Law Center titled “The Trump Effect: The Impact of the Presidential Campaign on our Nation’s Schools,” the race is stoking fears and racial tensions …