President Obama showcased federal, state, local initiatives to address bullying, at a White House webcast on bullying prevention.
A Massachusetts elementary school lobbied successfully to get 'No Name Calling Day' written into state anti-bullying law.
Teen suicide attributed to bullying has educators and parents examining how school climate contributes to and can be changed to help the problem.
A Massachusetts district attorney recently filed charges against nine students for allegedly bullying Phoebe Prince to the point that she committed suicide. Prosecution of such cases are rare.