It's hard to find an author who goes beyond bemoaning a front-page problem in education to provide realistic strategies as a solution. Corinne Gregory pulls no punches in presenting readers with a disturbing picture of bullying in all its forms, including its latest cyber manifestation. Yet despite the formidable challenges confronting schools, she doesn't despair. "Education Reform and Other Myths: Breaking the Bullying Culture" is indispensable reading.
Walt Gardner writes the Reality Check blog for Education Week.