Florida has amended its anti-bullying law, the “Jeffrey Johnson Stand Up For All Students Act” to allow K-12 school districts to bring disciplinary action for cyber-bullying.
Cyber-bullying via web services that allow for anonymous texting is becoming more common, since bullies can strike their victims without fear of repercussion. This article talks about the problem and concludes with some helpful advice for what to do if you receive an anonymous, abusive text.
Here’s some solid advice for students dealing with the college admissions process.
Here’s an interesting article about “The Future Project,” a “venture for social entrepreneurship in high schools.” From the article, “… dreaming is not a waste of time; it is an essential tool for problem solving and creativity.” Food for thought.