Posts tagged "bullying"

Arrests in Florida tween bullying case raise issue of parental responsibility

Arrests in Florida tween bullying case raise issue of parental responsibility
The tragic story of a 12 year-old Rebecca Sedwick committing suicide in Florida and the subsequent felony charges the 12 year-old and 14 year-old girls who bullied her has the attention of tween parents and the whole country. The younger girl had been close friends with Rebecca but the 14 year-old turned the friend against... Read more »

Join Team Bullied and End the Cycle of Fear

Join Team Bullied and End the Cycle of Fear
What started out as one blogger’s vent about her first-grade daughter’s heartbreak at being bullied for liking Star Wars became an overnight Internet phenomenon and an ex­traordinary illustration of the power of community. Now, in an effort to help the many children and adults who are caught in the cycle of bullying, Carrie Goldman, who... Read more »