Category Archives: Bullying Prevention & Conflict Resolution

Addressing Microaggressions: Exploring Assumptions and Stereotypes

By Christa M. Tinari, coauthor of Create a Culture of Kindness in Middle School Microaggression. It’s one of those terms that can draw a lot of ire. But is it really “a thing”? According to Dr. Derald Wing Sue, “Microaggressions are … Continue reading

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Win/Win: 10 Mediation Steps for Resolving Conflicts in the Classroom

By Naomi Drew, M.A., coauthor of  Create a Culture of Kindness in Middle School. This post was originally published March 4, 2013. “Hey, get out of my way!” “No, you get out of MY way.” “I was here first!” “No … Continue reading

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9 Bullying Prevention Strategies for Kids

Too many kids stay home from school every day because they fear being bullied. Share these tips with kids to help them take smart, safe actions when they or someone else is being bullied. Reach out to someone who is … Continue reading

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6 Tips for Resisting Peer Pressure and Beating Bullying on Halloween

By Eric Braun, coauthor of The Survival Guide for Money Smarts As October winds down, we reach the end of another successful National Bullying Prevention Month. The national campaign to raise awareness about bullying prevention was started by PACER in … Continue reading

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Reinforcers, Assistants, and Outsiders: How to Help Bystanders Use Their Power to Stop Bullying

By Phyllis Kaufman Goodstein, LMSW, coauthor of Stand Up to Bullying! In spite of years of research that irrefutably proves bullying has harmful physical, psychological, academic, and social consequences, we’ve yet to figure out how to successfully prevent or end … Continue reading

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