A Michigan teen who posted a video to Facebook complaining about lack of support from administrators at her high school who had failed to protect her from bullying, has reposted the video to YouTube after being told to take it down. According to MyFoxDetroit, 16-year-old Dana Hamrick originally...
Throughout the world, on university and grade school campuses, in communities and homes, and in the media, issues of sexual identity and gender identity and expression are increasingly “coming out of the closet.” The post 13 Ways to Create Safe & Supportive Schools for LGBATQQI People appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Catholic school. There are certain expectations you have when deciding to go to a Catholic College. Everyone has the same values you do. There are policies in place that make you feel safe; guests have to be signed in, no one of the opposite sex is allowed in your room after visitation hours, sex before marriage does not happen. Show More Summary
Last year, as my son approached his 16th birthday, I wondered whether my wife and I had done everything possible to prepare him to be a good driver. My wife, a very safe driver, did an excellent job teaching our son about the rules of the road, to be patient and always exercise good judgment. ... Show More Summary
"Fine" is a subjective word, though when a state doesn't have enough money to keep school doors open, it's safe to say everything isn't "fine."
Missing OCAD student Asmaa Bana has been found safe and sound at a Tim Hortons. The last reported sighting of the 20-year-old student had been Monday afternoon at school. Police were concerned to discover, at the time, that her social media accounts had been deactivated. In May, city councillors will be asked to approve an […]
After School is back and ready to try again. The mission is the same: Give teens a safe but anonymous place to talk to high school classmates. After several months of retooling the app just relaunched on the App Store and, even with the aggressive safety features in place, growth hasn’t slowed down. Show More Summary
One of the biggest lessons I learned from day one of my foray into the corporate world is that you're safe only as long as you're earning money for your company. You can be the savviest grad at your swanky school, but you're useless on the open market until you can prove your value as a moneymaker. Show More Summary
It’s part of the school’s ‘summer swarm.’
Have you heard these schools don't like each other? Miami commit Al Blades Jr. visited Florida State over the weekend, and it's probably safe to say the Hurricane legacy won't be making a second visit anytime soon. Fun FSU visit yesterday...Show More Summary
A team of veterans is going above the call of duty to keep young students safe. The Safe Passage Program, founded in 2011 by nonprofit Leave No Veteran Behind (LNVB), deploys vets to monitor unsafe Chicago neighborhoods as students walk...Show More Summary
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health researchers say that levels of radon in Pennsylvania homes - where 42 percent of readings surpass what the U.S. government considers safe - have been on the rise since 2004, around the time that the fracking industry began drilling natural gas wells in the state.
The PBS NewsHour returns to the scene of a 2010 San Diego area shooting. It's part of a new series they're calling The New Safe.
San Francisco police and the Drug Enforcement Agency are on a mission to rid city streets of drug dealers; the only problem is, they’ve only arrested black people. During a joint mission dubbed “Operation Safe Schools” designed to crack...Show More Summary
Last month, Canadian agency john st. launched a campaign entitled “Kids Read Mean Tweets,” which riffed on the popular “Celebrities Read Mean Tweets” segment Jimmy Kimmel Live for the Canadian Safe School Network. Well, offering up takes...Show More Summary
People reading mean tweets is turning into a PSA genre. Last month, the Canadian Safe School Network took Jimmy Kimmel's hit comedy bit, usually featuring celebrities, and repurposed it as a potent anti-cyberbullying ad. Now, Raising the Roof Canada has upped the ante even further with a stunning and heartbreaking spot about the homeless. Show More Summary
The school of hard knocks can make us tough on the outside but more fragile on the inside. We convince ourselves that a tough exterior will protect us and keep us safe from further injury. While an initial reaction of self-protection is normal and adaptive, if it becomes our reflexive way of relating, over time it will be isolating. Show More Summary
In the world of standardized testing, it's probably safe to assume that Taylor Swift knows a little something about Taylor Swift. Apparently more than standardized testing knows about Taylor Swift: Vanity Fair spots a Tumblr exchange in which a Swift fan studying for the SATs stumbled across a grammar question...
You lost the person that made you feel most safe. The person you did well in school for, shared your first laughs with, and the first man who would ever love you.
Fairfax County authorities closed a school Monday after they received a report of a bomb threat. Officials said nothing was found and the building is deemed safe.Early Monday morning, officials were investigating the reported threat at Lake Braddock Secondary School in Fairfax. Show More Summary