Copublished With Corwin Press This practical guide to dealing with bullying in secondary schools examines the nature of the secondary school and the typology of the adolescent.
Chapter 12: Harnessing Student Leadership
The boy left the batting crease, having been bowled out on the first ball to the hoots and derisive comments of his school mates. The team came from a school with a very strong sporting heritage. They were the third ranked cricket team in their school yet were still good enough to be playing the top team of the other school. Surprisingly, the game was close and when the batsman in question walked to the crease, the game was finely poised. He was wearing expensive equipment and, despite the tension in the game, even on his way out to bat there were loud and snide comments from his schoolmates. These focused on the disparity between ...