Fakhra Shah knows first-hand what it’s like to be on the receiving end of anti-Muslim slurs and stereotyping. Growing up Muslim in the Bay Area, she’s experienced them her whole life. As a social studies teacher at Mission High School in San Francisco, one of Shah’s primary goals is to prevent bullying by teaching respect … Continued
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This year the campaign rhetoric has been so inflammatory, especially Donald Trump’s, that it has incited both bullying and violence in schools.
For the bullied student, the issues are the same wherever I’ve been. Who can I trust? Who will hear me? And who will help me?
The Safe and Supportive Minnesota Schools Act takes a comprehensive approach to preventing and handling bullying.
NEA President Dennis Van Roekel: “Everyone in a school community—principals, teachers, counselors, office staff, custodians, food service workers and bus drivers…everyone who comes in contact with students needs to be involved in creating a safe school climate.”
NEA President Dennis Van Roekel: We are the eyes and ears in our schools, and we’re saying enough is enough.