Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Using Shakespeare in Schools to Address Bullying

Via PBS Newshour

In Colorado, some schools are tapping an unlikely bullying prevention tool: the plays of William Shakespeare. The Colorado Shakespeare Festival adapts the bard's works as a way to start discussions on bullying, violence and the moment of choosing between right and wrong.

2 comments:

Kyle Leach said...

JP, that was awesome! :)

Writer said...

I liked it, Kyle. There's a reason Shakespeare (and Chaucer) is still taught and should be taught...the reflection is relevant.