10/25/2010 01:40 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Bullied Students In Philly Force School To Take Action

In the face of growing alarm about bullying in schools across the country, students at South Philadelphia High School have some good news: It is possible to end the problem.

CNN reports that Asian students who were previously bullied at the school took a stand against the violence last year and managed to overhaul school policy toward the problem. But, they say, the victory is still bittersweet.