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Knife threat on Maine school bus offers lessons for all schools

from Portland Press Herald

Bullying is commonly associated with hallway fistfights or stairwell confrontations, but for some students, the risk isn't confined to the school building. These youngsters face the possibility of physical and verbal aggression as soon as they step on the bus. The issue recently hit home in Farmington, Maine, where police say an 8-year-old boy threatened a 6-year-old boy with a jackknife on the bus. Fortunately, no one was hurt. But as top school officials weigh whether to discipline the driver, they should also consider whether bus operators have the training they need to address challenging situations. more

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