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A new report from Wayne State University suggests bullying is prevalent in Michigan schools, despite state mandated efforts. State Board of Education President John Austin calls the data “unacceptable.” We talk with Austin about bullying and the just released scores from the first ever M-STEP assessment.

Current Sports #533 | August 25, 2015

Aug 25, 2015

Death in IndyCar Racing, Making IndyCar Safer, Fan Safety in Baseball, Anthony Ianni, Madre London and the MSU Depth Chart.

Current Sports #526 | August 14, 2015

Aug 14, 2015

Backyard Basketball, Detroit Lions Preseason, Ed Davis Alternatives, Marvelous Marc, and Reflection Friday.

APR 6 | Independent Lens 'Bully'

Apr 3, 2015
Lee Hirsch / PBS

Mon. Apr. 6 -  10pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | A beautifully cinematic, character-driven documentary, Bully puts a human face on the devastating impacts of the most common form of violence experienced by young people in the nation.

Bully Prevention Project Draws Diverse Audience

Mar 20, 2015
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR

During the month of March WKAR held a community forum to address bullying behaviors, current policy and law, and the positive impact of student empowerment and community engagement.