A Better Life For The Kids

Continuing in our series of Migrant Stories: first hand accounts of migrant life in New Zealand, taken from locations around the net. Today’s tale arrived via a message left on this blog. This is Steve’s story, where he tells of a widespread and insidious problem within schools in New Zealand  – bullying. For an update…

New Zealand Scores Second Worse in World for Bullying in Schools

Source Stuff.co.nzDecember 2008 NZ Schools Lead World in bullying “Three-quarters of primary school children have been bullied in the past month, ranking New Zealand 34th of 35 countries in a major international study. More evidence of an endemic bullying culture comes as teachers call for law changes to single out the most troublesome students and…

New Zealand Scores Second Worse in World for Bullying in Schools

Source Stuff.co.nz December 2008 NZ Schools Lead World in bullying “Three-quarters of primary school children have been bullied in the past month, ranking New Zealand 34th of 35 countries in a major international study. More evidence of an endemic bullying culture comes as teachers call for law changes to single out the most troublesome students…

New Zealand Scores Second Worse in World for Bullying in Schools

Source Stuff.co.nz December 2008 NZ Schools Lead World in Bullying   “Three-quarters of primary school children have been bullied in the past month, ranking New Zealand 34th of 35 countries in a major international study. More evidence of an endemic bullying culture comes as teachers call for law changes to single out the most troublesome…