Sunday, December 8 2013 5:26 PM EST2013-12-08 22:26:38 GMT
A man was flown to a hospital in Cleveland with serious injuries after a car accident in Erie County on Saturday afternoon. The Ohio State Highway Patrol says Gary L McKisic, 47, of South Amherst, wasMore >>
The Ohio State Highway Patrol says Gary L McKisic, 47, of South Amherst, was driving on Kneisel Road when his car went off the right side of the road.More >>
Sunday, December 8 2013 8:30 AM EST2013-12-08 13:30:02 GMT
This week, Nicole Collier joins Jerry to dig deeper into the murder of 18-month-old Elaina Steinfurth.More >>
This week, Nicole Collier joins Jerry to dig deeper into the murder of 18-month-old Elaina Steinfurth. Hear new details of the case from Lucas County Prosecutor Julia Bates and Toledo Police Caption Brad Weis just days after Steven King and Angela Steinfurth accepted plea deals in the case.More >>
Imagine if you bought a new house and once you moved in, you noticed spiders crawling around everywhere. Brown recluses, to be exact. America Now talked to one family that did just that, and found out how they're getting rid of them! More >>
(Toledo News Now) -
schools spend countless hours trying to stop bullying, but some question if
they are sending the right message but having just the opposite effect.
in point: A new study out of the University of Texas concludes that students at
schools with anti-bullying programs might actually be more likely to become a
victim of bullying, compared to students at schools with no bullying programs.
Texas study reports that student videos used in many campaigns to show examples
of bullying and how to intervene may actually teach students different bullying
not surprised by the findings," said Dr. Lisa Pescara-Kovach, who teaches
educational psychology at the University of Toledo and has extensively studied
says schools shouldn't stop showing videos, though.
we are using those clips, we should make sure we clearly explain to students the
alternative to that behavior," she said.
says schools and parents should take what she calls a holistic approach to
bullying: Everyone has to be involved, including parents, teachers, staff,
administrators and students.
know far too many deaths associated with this," Pescara-Kovach said. "This is
really connected to suicide and targeted violence."
the message delivered by anti-bullying programs improves, the Texas study says
some programs may be doing more harm than good.