The Art of Prevention Corporation
Federally Tax Exempt 501(c)3 Nonprofit Corporation
I. Defining the Problem
II. Who is Affected by Bullying?
III. Where Bullying Risks Manifest
How Violent is Too Violent? By Lisa Gartner (August 2013)
When summer campers assume violent roles by emulating characters from The Hunger Games, violence becomes less egregious.
Teachers Not Gung-ho on Guns at School By Greg Toppo (February 2013)
Nearly three in four educators say they would unlikely to bring a firearm to school if allowed to do so.
Violence and Bullying In The News
After Tragedy, Schools Turn to Technology, Sandy Hook Shooting Spurs Use of Panic Buttons to Call Police By Meredith Rutland, Wall Street Journal, (August 20, 2013)
Brave School Clerk Talked Man Out of U.S. School Shooting Bloodbath (Writing by Tom Brown; Additional reporting by David Beasley and David Adams; Editing by Cynthia Osterman and Ken Wills) Copyright © 2013, Reuters
Rebecca Ann Sedwick - Lakeland Girl Commits Suicide After 1½ Years of Being Bullied By Stephanie Allen & Matthew Pleasant THE LEDGER (September 10, 2013)
Rebecca Ann Sedwick - Lakeland, Florida commits suicide after being bullied
Nevada school shooting 911 call: 'I got a kid down who's been shot' By Holly Yan. Michael Pearson and Catherine E. Shoichet, CNN
Increasing school violence, By Clare Kim (10/25/13)
"He had a 20-gauge pump shotgun, he had a plan", By Greg Botelho, CNN (1-15-14)
Nine-year-old arrested after bringing a loaded gun on a school bus, By: WFTS Staff (11-6-13)
"Acting to Affirm Life"
Our Mission: To Prevent Injury, Fatality and Psychological Trauma
Teen Attacked, Stabbed Outside High School, By David Chang (Sunday, Apr 7, 2013)
Police: NM school shooter is 12-year-old boy. CBS/AP (January 14, 2014), 11:00 PM
U.S. Department of Education Releases List of Higher Education Institutions with Open Title IX Sexual Violence Investigations. (MAY 1, 2014)
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Oregon school shooting: Public funeral for Jared Padgett begins in Gresham By Maxine Bernstein
June 16, 2014 at 3:20 PM
All 74 School Shootings Since Newtown, In One Depressing Map, Huff Post, June 11, 2014