Angela Sherrill says this is the best short article on bullying and school policy you'll read.

This is strong stuff.

You'll want to click through to read the full post by guest poster and YA author Mike Harmon on book blog Random Acts of Reading.

Todd was quiet, personable, received good grades, and was a football player with scholarships in his future. He’d never been in trouble with the school or the law.

Then he threw two punches and it almost all fell apart. Garrett, a wrestler, bumped into Todd in the hall. Words followed. Garrett pushed, then tried to punch him. Todd threw two punches, breaking Garrett’s eye socket, nose, and fracturing his jaw. My son’s friend saw it happen. Blood flew everywhere, Garrett fell to the ground, and Todd walked away.

[Full post: Author Mike Harmon on Bullying and Schools]