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NNHS Working Group adds anti-bias lessons in anti-bullying curriculum revision

NNHS Working Group adds anti-bias lessons in anti-bullying curriculum revision

Sophia Zhou November 3, 2017

Based on feedback from students and staff, the March and September homeroom anti-bullying curriculum is being revised by the NNHS Working Group to incorporate anti-bias lessons. According to senior Maya...

Topics in American Education: No size fits all

The Newtonite October 23, 2013

by Peter Diamond Anyone who has read multiple installments of my blog likely realizes that I strongly oppose a “one size fits all” approach to education, which  simply mean that the world is too...

Students start NNHS Compliments to combat bullying

The Newtonite December 19, 2012

  by Julia Oran This school has been working hard to combat online and in-person bullying, through in-school activities, including extended homeroom and presentations, such as Rachel’s Challenge. However,...

Mass Interview: Students, teachers discuss anti-bullying curriculum

The Newtonite December 12, 2012

by Gloria Li and Elena Schwartz According to Massachusetts law, every person in this school is subject to 10 hours of anti-bullying curriculum every school year. Students and teachers share their opinions...

Column: Anti-bullying curriculum must change

The Newtonite November 13, 2012

by Connor Vasu Bullying is an issue that must be addressed, but the anti-bullying curriculum does not hit on the key problems and concerns of students. This school should revamp the bullying curriculum...

Faculty members revise anti-bullying curriculum over summer

The Newtonite September 5, 2012

by Samantha Libraty Over the summer, a group of faculty members revised the anti-bullying curriculum, which was implemented at this school last year, according to Beals housemaster Michelle Stauss. Stauss...

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