Education

Education March 22, 2018

The Risks Are Real: Be Alert to Campus Crime

Katherine E., Editor

College campuses can give students a sense of security and comradery, even when students are strangers. But substance abuse, sexual assault and theft are just a few of the problems students will likely encounter in college. Having the proper resou...

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Education February 6, 2018

The Clery Act Is Creating Safer Campuses: Is Your Institution Complying with It?

Julia S., Editor

Campus safety is a real concern for students: 1 in 5 women and 1 in 16 men are sexually assaulted while in college (National Sexual Violence Resource Center). The Clery Act requires all public and private institutions of postsecondary education...

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Education January 24, 2018

American Schools Can Join the Fight Against Child Trafficking

Christina D., Senior Editor

Slavery does not exist only in history books. Several million people are, today, victims of a modern-day form of slavery called human trafficking. Many of these victims are children. According to the National Center for Missing & Exploi...

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Education January 16, 2018

Protect Your Students: Develop Strategies to Increase Campus Safety for a Healthy College Experience

Julia S., Editor

All students deserve to be and feel safe at school. It is our job to do everything in our power to ensure that is the case. To do so, we need to understand our current campus safety landscape and take the appropriate measures to prevent violence –...

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Education October 5, 2017

The Hurt is Heavy: Bullying in Schools Needs Our Attention Now More Than Ever

Julia S., Editor

Every child has the right to feel safe at home, at school and in their community. Bullying makes this feeling much harder to achieve. Bullying can take place anywhere: at school, at parties, online, through text messages – not always where educato...

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Education August 16, 2017

Back-to-School Safety: Keeping Students Safe from Bullying and Other Threats

Maggie K., Senior Editor

In September, millions of children across the country will wave good-bye to summer as they board their bright yellow buses and head to their first day of school. And while they look forward to seeing old friends, telling stories about summer vacat...

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