Archive of 2010 September

Bills Designed to Stop Bullying and Harassment in Schools

on September 27th, 2010 in Blog by | No Comments

On August 5, 2010, the Safe Schools Improvement Act (SSIA) was introduced in the Senate by Bob Casey (D-PA). SSIA would amend the Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act—which is part of the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act—to include bullying and harassment based on a student’s actual or…

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This Labor Day I thank the unions for bringing me the weekend, including this long one

on September 3rd, 2010 in Blog by | No Comments

Labor Day has always been, for me, a symbol of one last chance to partake in summer’s delights—a barbeque with friends, a roadtrip before children’s school activities dominate the calendar, one last dip at the city park pool before it’s too cold to enjoy, a small town parade. It’s easy…

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