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2012-02-07 10:15:10

A widely used universal behavioral prevention model in schools appears to be associated with lower rates of teacher-reported bullying and peer rejection, according to a report in the February issue of Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. National concern has increased over bullying, which can lead to academic, interpersonal, physical health and mental health problems. Despite the concern, relatively few school-based programs have shown to be...

2012-01-30 16:00:00

LearnKey, an online training company based in Utah has announced that all educators will have access to their Bullying: You Do Not Have to Take It Anymore course for free. St. George, UT (PRWEB) January 30, 2012 LearnKey, an online training company based in Utah has announced that all educators will have access to their Bullying: You Do Not Have to Take It Anymore course for free. The company is showing support for the fight against bullying by supplying all of their education customers...

Bad Boss, Bad Marriage?
2011-11-28 13:04:53

Having an abusive boss not only causes problems at work but can lead to strained relationships at home, according to a Baylor University study published online in journal, Personnel Psychology. The study found that stress and tension caused by an abusive boss have an impact on the employee's partner, which affects the marital relationship and subsequently the employee's entire family. The study also found that more children at home meant greater family satisfaction for the employee, and...

Recognizing A Cyberbully
2011-11-16 04:24:02

Anonymous nature of digital aggression clouds identities of virtual bullies The following is part two of a three part National Science Foundation series: Bullying in the Age of Social Media. ( Read part one here. ) Something is happening on playgrounds, in classrooms, in homes and in every walk of life across America. In fact, it's happening internationally. "On December 17, 2010, my daughter was a victim of cyber bullying," writes the father of a Virginia girl.  "There were...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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