Teacher Body Slams Student In Altercation Over Chocolates

A substitute teacher in North Carolina was fired this week after a video emerged on Facebook of him apparently slamming a 12-year-old student to the ground, reports said Monday. The incident, which reportedly took place last Wednesday at Western Guilford Middle School in Greensboro, North Carolina, occurred after the teacher apparently took away Jose Escudero’s Valentine’s… Read more about Teacher Body Slams Student In Altercation Over Chocolates

This Life: #MeToo movement inspires Marietta mom to seek justice

For the longest time, Empress Rellise accepted other people’s impressions of her. She was, in their eyes, a promiscuous whore, a nymphomaniac. The problem with that is she never had a choice in the matter. No 5-year-old girl, or boy for that matter, ever does. Most 5-year-olds know their address and phone number. They can recognize… Read more about This Life: #MeToo movement inspires Marietta mom to seek justice

4 myths about #MeToo its founder dispelled at Rutgers

The #MeToo movement has empowered millions of women to share stories of sexual violence and shined light on misconduct by powerful men, but the movement’s founder is just as interested in talking about what it is not as she is in discussing what it is. The movement is not just for women and specifically is not… Read more about 4 myths about #MeToo its founder dispelled at Rutgers

N.J. may finally be addressing its teacher sexual misconduct problem

State lawmakers on Tuesday will hold a hearing on sexual misconduct in schools and consider a proposal for stricter background checks to flag teachers accused of inappropriate behavior with students at their previous schools. The hearing comes after an NJ Advance Media investigation published in December exposed how dangerous flaws in the system for vetting school… Read more about N.J. may finally be addressing its teacher sexual misconduct problem

It Is Time to End the Child Soldier Stereotype

From Syria and the Democratic Republic of Congo to Myanmar and Nigeria, countless children remain trapped in armed conflict. The UN Secretary General’s 2017 Report on Children and Armed Conflict names 56 non-state armed groups and seven state armed forces in 14 countries that recruit children. Escalating conflicts have led to a spike in child recruitment… Read more about It Is Time to End the Child Soldier Stereotype

Factors That Put The Child’s Mental Health At Risk

The Risk And Resilience Model : According to the Risk And Resilience Model (Pearce , 1993) there exist three categories of factors that put the child’s mental health at risk. These are as follows : Factors relating to the child’s / young person’s environment Factors relating to the child’s / young person’s family Factors relating to… Read more about Factors That Put The Child’s Mental Health At Risk

Camp PEACE

http://youtu.be/E47cyBrgu8E

The mission of Camp PEACE is to bring children exposed to domestic violence together for a month of activities that facilitate Peace Education, Action, Compassion and Empathy. Based on principles…

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