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Learning How Bullying Happens In Order To Prevent It

Oct 27, 2017

One in four students report being bullied, but not all say they are bullied the same way. And some students are more likely to experience bullying than others.

That's what one new survey found after posing questions to more than 180,000 students across 412 schools between 2012 and 2017. The data, collected by the nonprofit organization Youth Truth Student Survey, looked at fifth- through 12th-graders in 37 states.

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Two state lawmakers are sponsoring separate bills designed to combat bullying.

Hilliard Police

A Franklin County grand jury has indicted a Hilliard Davidson High School student on charges of plotting a shooting at the school last year. 

Thoughtwell, previously known as Community Research Partners, unveiled the results of a comprehensive needs assessment for youth in Franklin County at Wednesday's Columbus Metropolitan Club forum.

Hilliard Police

A Franklin County judge has ordered a 17-year-old boy be tried as an adult on suspicion of plotting a shooting at Hilliard Davidson High school last year.

A federal lawsuit says a "treacherous school environment" that allowed and covered up bullying led to the suicide of an 8-year-old Cincinnati boy.  

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The Hamilton County prosecutor's investigation into the suicide of an 8-year-old boy whose mother says he was bullied at school has been closed, with no action expected.

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The Hamilton County coroner says her second investigation into the January death of an 8-year-old boy whose mother said was bullied at school has been closed.

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Attorneys for the mother of an 8-year-old Cincinnati boy say he was bullied and knocked unconscious at school two days before he took his own life last January.

sandyhookpromise.org

One of the ways Ohio schools and youth groups are combating gun violence and bullying is through free programs offered by an organization founded by the parents of the more than 20 children slain in the Sandy Hook elementary school shootings of 2012.

Hilliard Police

A Hilliard Davidson High School student has been arrested on charges of plotting a shooting at the school. 

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Some teachers say the negative tone of the 2016 presidential campaign is beginning to take a toll on their students. 

The Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services has launched a system allowing people in stressful situations to text counselors for help, day or night.

Fairfield City Schools

A school principal in Fairfield who is named in a federal bullying lawsuit over a student's suicide is leaving his job.

Two former Heath High School basketball players are facing charges for allegedly bullying their teammates.

Teacher Pleads Guilty For Ignoring Classroom Bullying

Mar 19, 2014

A substitute teacher has pleaded not guilty to a child endangering charge stemming from allegations that a 14-year-old developmentally disabled boy was bullied in gym class at a suburban Cleveland high school.

The Ohio House has approved a new way for school superintendents to deal with student bullies.

Columbus police and the Columbus College of Art and Design are teaming up to fight bullying.

Bullied London Girl Takes Own Life

Jan 29, 2013

London police are investigating the apparent suicide of an 11-year-old girl whose parents say she was bullied.

The science behind what makes a bully

Jun 20, 2012

Bullying is a hot topic these days.  For Ohio Public Radio, WCPN's David C. Barnett reports on new research shedding light on what's behind a bully's anti-social behavior.