bullying http://wkms.org en MSU College of Education Helps Refine New Bully Reporting Tipline http://wkms.org/post/msu-college-education-helps-refine-new-bully-reporting-tipline <p>The Kentucky Center for School Safety, housed in the Murray State University College of Education, is testing a new tipline to help students or parents report any unsafe situation to school personnel anonymously.</p><p>The program is called the Safety Tipline Online Prevention, or STOP!.</p><p> Mon, 30 Dec 2013 11:04:44 +0000 John Null 37481 at http://wkms.org MSU College of Education Helps Refine New Bully Reporting Tipline Bullying A Problem For KY Teens http://wkms.org/post/bullying-problem-ky-teens <p></p><p>The Kentucky Department of Education has completed an informal survey of middle and high school students that shows bullying remains a problem on campus and online.</p><p>The department partnered with family resource and youth service centers to anonymously quiz randomly selected students across the state on a variety of topics. The review found nearly half of middle school students said they had been bullied on school grounds. Mon, 28 Oct 2013 11:51:21 +0000 The Associated Press 36089 at http://wkms.org Bullying A Problem For KY Teens Kentucky Safe Schools Week Provides Awareness Resources http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-safe-schools-week-provides-awareness-resources <p>This is Kentucky Safe Schools Week (October 20-26). Kentucky Center for School Safety Resource Center Director Karen McCuiston &nbsp;is promoting awareness that bullying, violence and risky behaviors threaten school safety and visits with Kate Lochte on <em>Sounds Good</em>.</p><p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 20:38:43 +0000 Kate Lochte 36015 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Safe Schools Week Provides Awareness Resources How to Tackle Bullying in the Workplace http://wkms.org/post/how-tackle-bullying-workplace <p>Murray State's LGBT and URSA Program Coordinator Jody Cofer&nbsp;Randall also chairs the Murray Human Rights Commission, and we speak with on <em>Sounds Good</em> today - the topic is bullying in the workplace. He speaks with Kate on the subtleties of bullying, how to identify the symptoms and how to handle the situation. They talk about the Human Rights Commissions' education campaign and how your business can get involved. <a href="http://www.murrayky.gov/boards/humanrights.htm">See more about the Murray Human Rights Commission.</a></p><p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 17:19:45 +0000 Kate Lochte 34323 at http://wkms.org How to Tackle Bullying in the Workplace Paducah Boy Home After Bullying Incident http://wkms.org/post/paducah-boy-home-after-bullying-incident <p></p><p>A 12 year old Paducah boy is recovering at home after spending several days at Vanderbilt Hospital following an alleged attack by another boy last Sunday.</p><p>Paducah police have charged a 13 year old has with fourth-degree assault in connection with the incident. Ian Poole told police he and was playing with two friends on the Morgan Elementary School playground when a youth approached him and punched him. Thu, 23 May 2013 16:54:21 +0000 Whitney Jones 31742 at http://wkms.org Paducah Boy Home After Bullying Incident Susan & Morgan Guess Present Bullying: A Plan for Kentucky and What Kids Can Do http://wkms.org/post/susan-morgan-guess-present-bullying-plan-kentucky-and-what-kids-can-do <p>Susan and Morgan Guess presented "A Plan for Kentucky and What Kids Can Do," during the Murray Human Rights Commission's Bullying Conference on April 6, 2013 in the Barkley Room of the Curris Center at Murray State University. Here is the the audio of their nearly hour long discussion of what the Guess family has done to bring attention to the issue of bullying since Morgan's experience.</p><p> Thu, 16 May 2013 19:42:26 +0000 Kate Lochte 31673 at http://wkms.org Susan & Morgan Guess Present Bullying: A Plan for Kentucky and What Kids Can Do the morning cram [vets do it to win edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-vets-do-it-win-edition <p><strong>Today on NPR: </strong></p><p>U.S. and British Veterans are <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/08/30/160247220/doing-it-to-win-veterans-raise-bar-at-paralympics">raising the bar</a> at this year's Paralympic Games.</p><p></p><p><strong>In Kentucky: </strong></p> Thu, 30 Aug 2012 13:17:15 +0000 Todd Hatton 21495 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [vets do it to win edition] Federal civil rights official urges high schoolers to speak out on bullying http://wkms.org/post/federal-civil-rights-official-urges-high-schoolers-speak-out-bullying <p>It’s been 49 years since Dr. Martin Luther King gave his famous “I Have a Dream Speech,” yet a top civil rights official says he’s amazed at some of the discrimination and harassment that continues across the country. &nbsp;Thomas Perez, head of the Civil Rights Division at the US. Department of Justice spoke to high school freshmen in Lexington Wednesday about bullying. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 12:16:34 +0000 Brenna Angel (KPR) 21491 at http://wkms.org Federal civil rights official urges high schoolers to speak out on bullying the morning cram [gyyaarrrggghhh!!! edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-gyyaarrrggghhh-edition <p>I&#39;m not sure what the Pirate Party is...but I&#39;m down.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>NPR reports</strong> on one of Germany&#39;s <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/06/06/154388897/a-party-on-the-rise-germanys-pirates-come-ashore">newest political parties</a>. Tech-savy&nbsp;twenty-somethings have a fresh vision on democracy.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 14:26:34 +0000 Gary Pitts 18258 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [gyyaarrrggghhh!!! edition] Representative Mike Cherry on planned retirement http://wkms.org/post/representative-mike-cherry-planned-retirement <p>Mike Cherry has served as a democrat in the state house representative for 14 years. He&rsquo;s retiring as the chair of the House State Government Committee and, as a former navy captain, the highest ranking military member of the General Assembly. Cherry represents the fourth district which includes Caldwell, Crittenden, Livingston and part of McCracken counties. &nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 25 May 2012 17:36:57 +0000 Chad Lampe 18128 at http://wkms.org Representative Mike Cherry on planned retirement