Teachable Moments Aren’t Always Pretty

The recent Internet videotape of six girls beating up a 16-year-old resulted in a national outcry and call for a ban on online shock videos that “desensitize” kids to violence. But Michael Josephson, founder of Josephson Institute and CHARACTER COUNTS!, disagrees. “The fact that we’re able to see it is a good thing,” he told […]

Schools Tackle Bullying

MARYLAND – Impelled by a National Crime Prevention Council survey that reported an increase in bullying, Washington County Public Schools have initiated a variety of anti-bullying programs, including CHARACTER COUNTS! Read more »