The MeToo movement broke down the barriers and initiated discussions concerning unlawful sexual abuse, harassment and discrimination. Some of the conversation has dealt with sexual favoritism: For instance: When a party voluntarily engages in sexual conduct with a decision-maker in order to gain an employment advantage. Please watch the following brief video for an overview on the differences between sexual harassment and sexual favoritism:
We are pleased to announce Daniel A. Bonczyk has been appointed to lead the WVPI's anti-bullying/school shooter task force. Bonczyk has taught nearly 2000 Florida children math, the last 17 years as a middle school teacher in the Florida public school system. Mr. Bonczyk He is deeply disturbed that so many of his colleagues and students have been killed, wounded, or injured in school shootings across America over the years. "I was teaching in a school not far from Lake Worth
Yesterday Jason Seaman, 29, a science teacher at Noblesville Middle School was shot three times in his classroom. The accused is a 13-year-old student who also shot a student. Mr. Seaman separated the shooter from his gun otherwise the toll could have been much higher. Mr. Seaman shot three times at Noblesville Middle School, 5/25/18. Mr. Biegel murdered 2/14/18 at Stoneman Douglas High School. Ms. Perkins murdered 5/18/18 at Santa Fe High School. Ms. Tisdale, murdered 5/18
The Columbine High School active shooters Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold served as role models for school shooters who followed and who were responsible for killing or wounding many teachers and students. Here is further evidence they were bullied at Columbine prior to the April 20, 1999 massacre: The WVPI's Task Force on Bullying/Active Shooters meets today at 1:00 p.m. We aim to produce recommended procedures regarding addressing bullying, a risk factor in school shootings.
Ten McDonald's female employees including a 15-year-old have filed a charge of sexual harassment and retaliation with the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. The allegations include charges of sexual propositions and gropings by co-workers or supervisors. The charge also includes claims that men exposed themselves to the workers. The complainants furthermore assert that after they complained they were ignored or retaliated against, even terminated. Please w
Columbine High School, Littleton, Colorado 4/20/99.Shooters were 17 & 18-year-old students who died at the scene. Barry Grunow, Teacher at Lake Worth Middle School, Lake Worth, Florida. 5/26/00. Shooter was a 13-year-old student. Sandy Hook Elementary School, Newtown, Connecticut, 12/14/12. The 20-year-old shooter who attended Sandy Hook in first grade died at the scene. Michael Landsberry, Nevada Guard Master Sergeant. Teacher at Sparks Middle School, Sparks, Nevada 10/1/1
According to the FBI, there were more active shooter incidents and people killed in 2017 than any other time since the agency began keeping records on this subject. Whether the workplace is an office, a school, a store, or other organization, a violence prevention policy and procedure is necessary in today's environment. Please watch the following brief video on this important subject: Source: http://www.wbtv.com/story/38120391/fbi-more-active-shooting-incidents-in-2017-than
We must recognize bullying as a risk factor in school shootings and eradicate it to help prevent further tragedies. The April 20, 1999 Columbine massacre has been the road map for many school shootings that followed possibly including Friday's tragedy at Sante Fe High School. ` Amongst other things the alleged 17-year-old shooter wore a trench coat in 90 degree weather. It's been said he experienced significant bullying. The alleged Santa Fe Shooter's black "duster" or tren
This video depicts future Columbine shooter Eric Harris walking the school's halls. Observe how his demeanor changes at 0:17 when he sees a wall of students approaching and what happens when they converge: (Note: Harris appears on the right, his back to the camera, wearing a black shirt). The Bullying Factor. According to fellow student Brooks Brown, the person holding the camera who was hit so violently that the camera almost fell out of his hand, was the second Columbine
The WVPI's mission is to prevent workplace violence from bullying through assaults through occupational homicide from occurring. Prevention is the only solution. Please watch the following brief video regarding the epidemic that is workplace violence. Photo of Kathleen M. Bonczyk by Coral Rivera, Esq.