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Cover Story - August 16, 2013

What's inside

Reporting for "Teens Online" began last fall as part of the Weekly's in-depth look at bullying in Palo Alto schools and the community. As part of the investigation, reporter Terri Lobdell sought information to uncover why some kids behave cruelly toward others, the impacts of that cruelty, how school officials and other adults handle bullying incidents, and the myriad programs and activities focused on bullying prevention and social kindness.

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Posted by Gemma, a resident of Jordan Middle School
on Aug 16, 2013 at 12:08 pm

Thanx for doing this. Of all the schools in PA, it seems that Jordan is the most afflicted
with bullies.


Posted by I agree, a resident of Barron Park
on Aug 17, 2013 at 10:54 pm

I agree with Gemma, Jordan has had a lot of issues with bullying that have affected our students, and have been kept in secret.The worst thing is that the principal at Jordan is in denial. Therefore he does nothing when issues are brought up to him.


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