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How to Help Children Stand Up to Peer Cruelty and Stop Bullying

By Michele Borba, Ed.D., author of  The 6Rs of Bullying Prevention: Best Proven Practices to Combat Cruelty and Build Respect That old adage “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me” is a false statement … Continue reading

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Parents in the Fray: A Principal’s Perspective on Families Confronting Each Other About Bullying

By Allison Wedell Schumacher Believe me, I know the feeling: Your child looks up at you with that sweet, tear-stained face, chin wavering, and tells you she’s been bullied at school. And for a moment there—just a moment—you see red. … Continue reading

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9 Prompts to Spark Discussion During Bullying Prevention Month

Adapted from Bully Free Zone® In a Jar®: Tips for Dealing with Bullying Kids know bullying is bad, but they don’t always have the tools or skills to deal with it when it happens. These nine discussion prompts will get … Continue reading

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How to Prevent Bullying on Field Trips

By Andrew Hawk Field trips come in all shapes and sizes. From visiting local museums to taking a class trip to Washington, D.C., teachers and students enjoy spending educational time outside of the school environment. Field trips do come with … Continue reading

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The Current State of Cyberbullying

By Judge Tom Jacobs, coauthor of Every Vote Matters: The Power of Your Voice, from Student Elections to the Supreme Court Over the past decade, adults and teenagers have been prosecuted for cyberbullying. Whether charged specifically with an act of … Continue reading

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