Zero-tolerance policies are ineffective in combating bullying, an independent government advisory group says in urging schools to take a more preventative approach that includes teaching tolerance to address this "serious public health problem."
A P.E.I. mom who posted on social media about how she had been forced to pull her son out of school because of years of relentless bullying says she is overwhelmed by the amount of support she has received online.
A student in New York state alleged to have forced a special-needs students to drink urine from a toilet is one of the same students who infamously bullied a bus monitor to tears in 2012 -- triggering a global outpouring of anger towards the bullies and support for the bus monitor.
City council in Saskatoon has voted to proceed with a draft bylaw aimed at cracking down on bullies. The vote came at a Monday meeting where a number of presenters told council that such a bylaw would give police another tool to help root out bullies.