Tag: Bullying

Anti-Bullying Workshop at Arcadia Public Library
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Anti-Bullying Workshop at Arcadia Public Library

Many parents fear that their children will be bullied and wonder how they will cope with it. The Arcadia Public Library’s Children’s Department is offering a special program that will help children ages three to 10 develop interpersonal skills and self-confidence. Children will enjoy stories and participate in team-building activities that encourage looking for, and…

Arcadia Jiu-Jitsu Academy Defends Against Bullying
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Arcadia Jiu-Jitsu Academy Defends Against Bullying

By Jackie Contreras In an air-conditioned space on Huntington Drive, 17 kids did sit ups, pushups, and other warm-up exercises. With the quote “mind is gravity” written above them on a wall, the children carried on despite the intense heat outside. ZR Team Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in Arcadia held Anti-Bullying Week last week with classes dedicated…

San Gabriel Valley Schools Adopt Anti-Bullying Program
Education

San Gabriel Valley Schools Adopt Anti-Bullying Program

By May S. Ruiz Bullying is a common occurrence in schools and the numbers prove it; one study revealed that as many as 49 percent of children in grades 4-12 have been bullied at least once during the past month. School administrators and teachers have been looking for ways to solve this prevalent problem.  For…