April 23, 2014
160,000 children miss school each day due to the fear of being tornmented by classmates. 1 in 3 teens has been bullied in cyberspace.
These staggering statistics shed light on a growing problem of bullying and violence among young girls. The Girl Scouts of the Sierra Nevada is holding a 2-day conference the first weekend in October to address the issue.
For more information, please log on to the Girl Scouts website www.gssn.org or click on the Hot Topics bar on www.kolotv.com.