However, she was left bruised badly blistered after her male vice-principal spanked her. Taylor’s mother gave permission for her daughter’s punishment, but she did not know it would be the schools male vice- principal administering it. According to Springtown’s ISD policy, “corporal punishment shall be administered only by an employee who is the same sex as the student” (FOX NEWS). In Taylor’s case, her punishment caused injury to her body. Two days after the paddling Taylor stated that, “[she] still has welts on her today” (FOX NEWS).
In 15 states there are laws in place that make “Cyberbullying” a crime and there is currently a push in Washington D.C. to make it a felony. As of recent March 21, 2010 Alexis Pilkington took her own life as a result of cyberbullying and even after she was dead the bullying continued adding grief to her family and friends. 2. Do claims conflict with personnel observations: None of the claims made in the article conflict with my personnel beliefs, due to the fact that I have never experienced this type of bullying, nor have a I known anyone to experience this? I do know that through growing up that bullying is something that happens from our youth all the way up to grown up lives, but our youth in question for this article pushed the envelope way to far not even knowing or taking into account what could happen.
Everyone thought she called to bust the party. If she just spoke up her problems would be gone. Her parents think that she is not talking to rebel or because she thinks it is funny. So he made an appointment with the high school guidance counselor. At the meeting they began talking about how Melinda never talks.
At the end of our junior year of high school, my best friend, Hannah, made the decision to have sex with her boyfriend. The next morning she came to me scared beyond belief and told me that the original form of protection they used was ineffective. As Hannah looked in my eyes I could see what was going through her mind; her eyes reflected the fear of rejection and disappointment from her clean-cut, conservative parents and the fear of her plans for college being whisked away in the reading of one little pink plus sign. Every thing she had worked for and dreamed about would be gone if she was to become pregnant and I did what any friend would do; I told her there’s a way to make sure that doesn’t happen. I told her everything I knew about Plan
For Avalon, she was also strongly cyber bullied by a group of people on multiple blog pages that were initially started by an anonymous under the username Dragon Girl. She discovered her real friends – Tamara, Marshall, Sukey and Jemima (who were labelled the lamest group in the school). She was driven insane but her charming new best friend, Marshall, taught her to be strong and block it out – which is what she did. Everything was going so well, and then all of a sudden the bullies targeted Marshall as well. Marshall was grateful the bullies had loosened up on Avalon because he was madly in love with her ever since the first day he laid eyes on her, but on the other hand, he was also devastated he was getting all this undeserved hate.
Jordan Thill 4/9/13 Class 4 Addiction Video The first time Laura drank was when she was 7, and the first time she smoked was when she was 13. Laura would beg her mom not to tell her dad, her mom didn’t know what to do but Laura would always blackmail her mom and said that she wont tell her anything any more. Laura would try to stop but she couldn’t. Laura would kick her sister out of the house whenever she has parties so her sister won’t ruin the party. Laura thought she was pregnant so she wanted to run away so her friend called a guy and he said that he would pick
Psychoanalytical Perspective: Andrea Yates was academically successful in her early life. She was bulimic and depressed in her teenage years and had even talked to a friend about committing suicide. Before meeting Rusty, Andrea was just overcoming a broken relationship which would have left her vulnerable at the time. She moved in with Rusty and they got married a short time afterward. They both planned to have as many possible kids nature would allow.
Tragedy In The Summer Melinda Sordino Came into Merryweather High School as an outcast, but she wasn’t always an outcast. In the summer she faced a traumatic incident; the terrible beast himself, Andy Evens, raped her. Through out the whole book Laurie Anderson, the author, shows a lot of symbolism showing Melinda’s growth. Melinda’s mouth, the janitor’s closet, and plants are some of the symbols in the book. After the incident Melinda stopped talking completely, and caring about her appearance.
Girls can be rude towards people and are quick to judge a person that they have never even met. If girls are not the in the circle of the most popular girls who have all the high end designer names, hair and makeup done perfectly every day, they will most likely be judged and sadly there is no way of changing it. As for the guys if they are not playing sports then they are automatically a loser most likely and getting picked on. Kids are so cruel in high school and the bullying is even worse, especially now that social media takes up such a giant role in the life of teenagers. Cyber bullying has led kids to killing
The date was Tuesday, September 11, 2001. The flu got the best of me, so I had to miss school. Lying on the couch, I groaned about what I considered to be an agonizing headache (my idea of pain was, and still is, quite skewed.) My mother was in the kitchen, tending to my needs. I was channel-surfing due to my disapproval of the morning television programs.