HealthWatch: Kids and Bullying

DAVIS, Cal. — A new University of California, Davis, study finds that popular adolescents – but not the most popular ones – are the most likely to bully their friends. Robert Faris, an assistant professor of sociology at UC Davis, says “Our findings underscore the argument that – for the most part – attaining and … Continue reading »

Local School Praised For Anti-Bullying

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford students are using new techniques to prevent bullying and those techniques are getting the school recognized. Washington Elementary is considered an “exemplary school” for how its staff members implement anti-bullying strategies. Paul Messenger is the school’s Positive Behavior Coach. He works with students every day teaching what he calls “recess school.” … Continue reading »