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    CJ Commentary: Linking bullying to loneliness and belonging

    This week, Carolina Journal published an opinion piece by education columnist Kristen Blair. In her piece, Blair discusses the connection between bullying and a sense of belonging. Blair writes: There’s a loneliness epidemic among youth today. That’s the growing consensus among researchers, with implications for school culture… Fortunately, new research…
    Brenee Goforth, August 30, 2019
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    Address bullying through school choice

    No student should have to endure three years – or even three minutes – of bullying at their school.  Thank goodness this family was able to find Cornerstone Christian Academy. Unfortunately, thousands of children do not have the resources to escape schools that subject them to psychological and physical harm. …
    Terry Stoops, January 22, 2019
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    Bullied kid Keaton Jones deserves school choice

    The heartbreaking video of bullied middle-school student Keaton Jones has gone viral. If you haven’t done so, watch it. I suspect that the bullying at Horace Maynard Middle School near Knoxville, TN is not as rampant as some may believe.  Nevertheless, that does not mean that it’s…
    Terry Stoops, December 12, 2017
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    Football blowout = bullying?

    HuffPost has the…
    Terry Stoops, October 23, 2013