Why do Mean Girls still exist?

Three MILLION kids are absent from school each month because they fear bullies.  That is the equivalent of the ENTIRE CITY of Chicago skipping school. Source: OnlineCollege.org – American schools harbor approximately 2.1 million bullies and 2.7 million of their victims. Dan Olweus, National School Safety Center. – 1 in 7 Students in Grades K-12…

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Bullies

Lately it feels like everyday we hear a story about bullying. The school in Ohio that’s had 4 students in recent years commit suicide because of bullying. The 11 year old boy who had both his arms broken because he was a cheerleader. The 16 year old boy who was bullied for being Muslim. How about all the…

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How to help kids at school without overparenting

With all the non-parenting issues I’ve been dwelling on in the last 2 days I thought it would be a nice reminder to post an article about helping our kids in school without overparenting them. Dad arrested for yelling at students who bullied daughter Tornado Hit our Local Barnes and Noble Reprinted with the Permission…

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