The Truth About Bullying: What Educators and Parents Must Know and Do

The Truth About Bullying: What Educators and Parents Must Know and Do

by Jan Urbanski, Steve Permuth
     
 

This book includes a straightforward yet comprehensive approach to bullying prevention and intervention outlining the role of the educator, the parent, the community, and the student. Each chapter concludes with action steps and questions to generate discussion providing all that is needed for a successful prevention program.See more details below

Overview

This book includes a straightforward yet comprehensive approach to bullying prevention and intervention outlining the role of the educator, the parent, the community, and the student. Each chapter concludes with action steps and questions to generate discussion providing all that is needed for a successful prevention program.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781607094111
Publisher:
The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc
Publication date:
10/16/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
228
Sales rank:
1,213,343
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Jan Urbanski supervises the Safe and Drug Free Schools Office in Pinellas County, Florida, where she manages over a million dollars in federal grants and oversees the district's award-winning character education program. In addition to having experience as a prevention specialist, school counselor, and teacher, she has conducted training in bullying prevention, school climate and safety, conflict resolution, and character education at the local, state , national, and international levels. Steve Permuth is a professor of education at the University of South Florida with over thirty years of public education experience as a teacher/professor and administrator in K-12 and higher education. He is the author/co-author of six texts and fifty articles on educational policy and school law.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Understanding Bullying Chapter 2 Introduction/Overview Chapter 3 Bullying: Beyond Sticks and Stones Chapter 4 Bullying in the Twenty-first Century: Cyberbullying Chapter 5 Bullying and the Special Needs Child Part 6 Addressing Bullying Chapter 7 What Research Tells Us Chapter 8 Creating a Respectful and Constructive School Community Chapter 9 What Works in Bullying Prevention? Part 10 Appendices

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