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PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center with the support of Facebook, worked to develop a practical tool that students can use to hold bullying prevention events in their schools and communities.
Saturday, November, 03, 2012 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
As a show of support to children who are bullied, PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center invites everyone to wear orange on Unity Day, Wednesday, October 10, during National Bullying Prevention Month.
Sunday, September, 23, 2012 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
Nearly one-third of all school-aged children, an upwards of 13 million students, are bullied each year. During National Bullying Prevention Month in October, communities are urged to come together and take action to send a message that bullying will not be accepted in their town or school.
Wednesday, October, 03, 2012 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
Bullies in the workplace can affect self-worth and company profits. Although harassment laws exist, bullying is not prohibited by law.
Wednesday, February, 20, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
A rural Minnesota woman said if some schools had better programs and plans to deal with bullying, her son might not have killed himself. “I believe that my son’s unbearable pain and sadness was preventable,” Ann Gettis of Kenyon told a state Senate committee Tuesday. Her son, Jeremiah, shot himself in 2006 after years of being bullied at school, she said.
Friday, March, 08, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
More than 1,000 middle and high school students will gather for Minnesota FCCLA’s (Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America) annual State Leadership Conference at the DoubleTree Hotel April 11-13.
Saturday, March, 23, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
Dream—Believe—Achieve, the 2012 Windmill Project Parent Retreat for parents and adult family caregivers of children with special needs and disabilities, is set for Friday and Saturday, October 12-13.
Wednesday, October, 10, 2012 - Alexandria Echo Press - Life
It is suspected that around 160,000 students miss school each day for fear of being bullied. If this statistic is true, it would mean that the number of kids that miss school is equal to around half of the entire population of Minneapolis. This shows that bullying is affecting kids everywhere and needs to be stopped. Bullying affects the one bullied, the bully him or herself and the people around the bullied.
Wednesday, June, 27, 2012 - Alexandria Echo Press - Opinion
After months of meetings and community sessions gathering input from residents across the state, the Task Force for the Prevention of Bullying submitted recommendations to Governor Dayton this week.
Thursday, August, 02, 2012 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
Here’s a new approach to the age-old problem of bullying: Start addressing it when children are young. Very young, like when they are 3 years old.
Wednesday, December, 05, 2012 - Alexandria Echo Press - Opinion
How many kids have to commit suicide before this town opens its eyes and realizes that there is something wrong?
Friday, March, 22, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - Opinion
Jay Leno, one of the country’s premier comedians, is bringing his popular brand of humor to PACER’s 31st Annual Benefit on Saturday, May 11, at the Minneapolis Convention Center.
Sunday, January, 27, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
I hadn’t received your paper for 10 years. Unfortunately, my husband brought home the February 15 copy.
Friday, February, 22, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - Opinion
President Obama and Congress are giving 20 F-16 fighter jets to Egypt. Yearly, America puts $1.3 billion into Egypt’s military (people who stone and behead people under Sharia law).
Wednesday, February, 06, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - Opinion
I have never been the kind of person that could tolerate a bully. We have a bully trying to move into our neighborhood in the form of a 4,000-unit corporate hog facility.
Wednesday, October, 17, 2012 - Alexandria Echo Press - Opinion
Diversity Resource Action Alliance (DRAA), in partnership with Alexandria District 206, will sponsor two presentations, Cyber Safety and Theory of Mind, on Tuesday, October 30. These events are free and open to the public.
Wednesday, October, 17, 2012 - Alexandria Echo Press - Life
In a radio adaptation of Susan Rowan Masters’ novel The Secret Life of Hubie Hartzel, 10-year-old Hubie deals with the school bully, girls, a lovely new art teacher and his family.
Friday, February, 01, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - Entertainment
Two candidates vying for a spot on the Alexandria School Board talked about bullying, early childhood education, the budget, teacher evaluations, class sizes and more Tuesday night.
Friday, November, 02, 2012 - Alexandria Echo Press - News
We know that without a supportive community we could not possibly do our jobs. Advocacy is not the work of a few, but the concerted effort of an entire populace. We all need to do our part to support victims of violence, to stand up to the bullies and let them know we will not tolerate abuse in our community.
Wednesday, December, 12, 2012 - Alexandria Echo Press - Opinion
The 10th annual West Central Minnesota Employment Law Update will be presented at Alexandria Technical and Community College in Alexandria on Thursday, June 6 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Friday, May, 10, 2013 - Alexandria Echo Press - Business