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Beyond Bullying How Hostile School Climate Perpetuates the School-to-Prison Pipeline for LGBT Youth


Society & Culture  (tags: children, schools, bullying, freedoms, rights, society, gayrights, education, safety, violence, ethics )

Carrie
- 144 days ago - americanprogress.org
To be certain, peer-on-peer bullying is an important factor that influences school climate and has been linked to poor health, well-being, and educational outcomes. But research suggests that harsh school discipline policies also degrade the overall...



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Val R. (230)
Thursday February 27, 2014, 7:22 pm
Schools haven't been a place for learning for anyone recently - is sad - security guards with guns is all the hallways - and lots more.
 

Mary Donnelly (47)
Friday February 28, 2014, 12:57 pm
Thanks.
 

Birgit W. (140)
Friday February 28, 2014, 2:22 pm
Our whole school system sucks and has to be changed.
 

jess b (22)
Saturday March 1, 2014, 2:05 am
Sad but the bully culture is beyond schools. Lookat the media. thks for posting.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (452)
Saturday March 1, 2014, 11:27 am
Even if the schools we capable of controlling bullying (which they are not), cyber bullying is a whole other issue. A 15 year old boy committed suicide nearly 3 weeks ago due to this. And yes, this school in NJ has a zero bullying policy in place - what did it amount to?
 

Shanti S. (0)
Saturday March 1, 2014, 12:43 pm
Thank you.
 

Winn Adams (190)
Sunday March 2, 2014, 7:03 am
sad but true . . . .
 

Arlene C. (122)
Monday March 3, 2014, 5:39 am
merci pour tous vos commentaires
 

holly masih (58)
Tuesday March 4, 2014, 5:28 pm
Make a new country and name it boom bye bye.make buju banton the president!

 

Jane H. (127)
Saturday March 29, 2014, 1:27 pm
School culture is simply a microcosm of the larger culture.
And I think prison culture is the same, sadly.
 
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