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ERIC Number: EJ619636
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1784
Sticks and Stones.
Wessler, Stephen L.
Educational Leadership, v58 n4 p28-33 Dec 2000-Jan 2001
Young people who daily endure hateful words, slurs, and epithets at school often become fearful and/or enraged. No magic solution or program exists. Teachers must firmly, consistently interrupt usage of degrading language and model acceptable behaviors. Such interventions reduce escalating situations and reassure vulnerable students. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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