June L. Arnette is the Communications Director and Marjorie C. Walsleben is a Communications Specialist for the National School Safety Center (NSSC) in Westlake Village, CA. NSSC is funded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, and the U.S. Department of Education's Safe and Drug-Free Schools Program.
Susan P. Limber, Assistant Director, and Maury M. Nation, Research Assistant -- the authors of the sidebar on bullying -- work for the Institute for Families in Society, University of South Carolina. With OJJDP funding, the Institute has implemented intervention programs that focus on bullying in the schools. This sidebar was prepared under OJJDP grant number 94-JN-CX-0005.