BULLYING: Local schools fight back!

No school is immune to bullying. Schools across metro Detroit are trying to find ways to fight back against this serious problem.

There are so many schools that are trying to address the issue, but we recently visited a few schools for a look at how they are trying to tackle the issue.

At South Lake High School in St. Clair Shores, one tool they've used is "Rachel's Challenge."

The uncle of Columbine victim, Rachel Scott, spoke to students and shared Rachel's heartbreaking and inspirational story. From there, students have been "challenged" with projects to foster kindness and stop the bullying.

Since that presentation, students have started working on a random acts of kindness chain. Nice things they've done for others or kind deeds others have done for them are written on a piece of paper and linked to form a chain. It's just one small piece of their efforts to keep the conversation…

Original published: 2011-05-10 16:29:00 Read the full Detroit News here

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