The Administrators will then discipline them in a quick way. “It’ll make teens more conscious about what they write,” says Emily. She wants to build the self esteem of teens and to stop bullying once and for all. Emily Rigal moves me because instead of just being sad about her past of bullying she decided to do something about it for future generations. That is why Emily Rigal inspires people to do good
Remove or Revise Zero-tolerance policies are policies that have been adapted in work places, communities, and, most frequently, schools. Depending on how certain schools are run and who they are run by, zero-tolerance policies could be positive and helpful or negative and harmful. Many people wonder are these policies really effective in reducing crime and creating safer environments in schools like lawmakers claim these policies are doing ; most of the opponents to zero-tolerance policies believe that the policies are just cruel punishments that add to the problems that already exist in our schools and communities. There are obviously those who feel that the policies do exactly what they say they do; advocates for zero-tolerance policies
With your help, and the help of others, anything is possible. As my mom always tells me, change starts with you. Will you be the one to help that one lonely child on the school bus? Will you be the one to help that young 12-year-old boy and all those like him find a friend and be understood? Will you be the one to improve the lives of those with autism today and be better than ever
This directs kids to make the wrong choice, a choice made from desire. ¨Peer pressure among young people can be a powerful and persuasive force. Knowing they may have to submit to a drug test can help kids overcome the pressure to take drugs. (Student Drug Testing Prevents Against Drug Abuse, Michigan Library)¨ If students are aware of randomized drug tests that their schools provide, they are less likely to take the drugs being ¨pushed¨ towards them.
Even though some thought that uniforms could stop bullying, they didn’t. Some might have said that they encouraged it. Students shouldn’t be forced to wear uniforms. It violates their rights. They are not allowed to wear anything to express themselves.
Somehow, we still let our so-called leaders tell us it will be fine because they'll think about the families who have gone through what I can only imagine is hell on earth. To make our school safer would make a difference; it could even save lives. My main points are easy ways to make Highlander safer, policies that should be implemented and policies that should not be implemented. There are many ways to keep our school safe. The goal is to make our school feel safe; it should not feel like a prison.
Students’ School Rights With the exponential increase in school shootings comes an outbreak of political arguments. High school students across the nation criticize politicians for the lack of change. Students protest in school to persuade politicians and the community to modify gun law restrictions, but some school administrators discipline their students for participating in the walk-out. This caused controversy in the community because teachers, parents, and politicians divide on whether or not students have the right to skip class to politically protest.
"There are two ways to prevent children from dying in gun accidents: child-proof the gun and gun-proof the child….'Gun-proofing' a child involves ongoing, repeated education coupled with constant vigilance. "(ProQuest Staff) They should try to look at it from a different perspective before they join the side of people who feel that it would be best if kids learned gun safety with more of a hands on approach. This issue even got president Obama to give a speech and express how he really personally felt about it, he said that he was ashamed to live in a society where we can barely protect our kids from things like guns.
Parents and students are increasingly aware of the unsafe environment of schools, so they want to prepare for the worst. However, if Wicomico County Schools practice shooting drills without warning, students will take them more seriously than if it is announced that there will be a
factors, a combination of positive parental involvement during the childhood period and childhood skills development can discourage antisocial children away from gangs. School-based programs School-based prevention programs are recommended for the school environment because school gangs are an increasing issue affecting more and more students. Youths bring pre-existing gang war to the school environment, and new conflicts are created when opposing gang members come into contact with one another in the school environment. Goldstein and Kodluboy (1998) suggest that programs in school environment must include three types of strategies.
Furthermore, bullying can lead to emotional harm which can change the life of a target for the worse. Due to of bullying’s emotional impact on students, Bullis Charter School has put some anti-bullying measures in place. One of these measures is called a solution team. Another student who was interviewed said he had been part of 2 solution teams. He reported the existence of a No Bully Referral Form which, he said, could be used to report bullying to one’s self and others.
Trigger warnings are ideas and attitudes that are found politically offensive by students, in the name of preventing other students from harm. People acquire fears from past traumatic experiences and from social learning. IV. Study Details: Sociological Based Children born after 1980 had peanut butter removed from lunches, “zero tolerance” policies for bullying implemented and playground structures removed all in the name of safety.
We must also be mindful that there are children and young people who may be at risk of Radicalisation and Extremism. Therefore, prevent training within schools is an essential need. Schools need to ensure that there is a balanced and broad curriculum which promotes the moral, social and cultural development of all children. As well as, assessing risk of pupils who may be drawn into terrorism. Manage online material and prohibit extremist speakers at any events.