Tag Archive | "Bullying prevention"

The Youth Voice Project: What actually helps in bullying situations?

Friday, June 10, 2011

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The Youth Voice Project (Penn State Erie – Stan Davis and Dr. Charisse Nixon): What do youth really think about our prevention efforts?  We have our ideas about what we think works, but what do 13,000 teens in 31 schools think? The results are surprising… 

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White House & HHS Launch Stopbullying.gov

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

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In conjunction with the recent White House summit on bullying, the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services launched an excellent resource site called www.stopbullying.gov . The site is very well organized and navigable, with an attractive color scheme and quick link buttons for kids, teens, young adults, parents, educators and community members — following on the President’s [...]

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Useful Advice about How Effective Parents Communicate with a School about Bullying

Friday, February 4, 2011

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Here is some useful, first-hand advice from Brian Gatens, a Principal of Harrington Park School, Harrington Park, NJ.  As a guest blogger on Rachel Simmons’ website, Brian shares the “best practices” of parents he has worked with over the last eighteen years.  He suggests that “when parents practice the principles below, it very often leads [...]

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One Goal, One Community: Moving Beyond Bullying and Empowering for Life

Friday, October 29, 2010

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Check out this exciting initiative from Australia which is about to be given a “test-drive” in the United States: College students taking a leading role in educating younger students on how to prevent bullying.

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Reducing bullying and cyberbullying: 10 easy tips for educators

Thursday, October 7, 2010

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While we know that, unfortunately, there is nothing “easy” about reducing bullying and cyberbullying, Elizabeth Englander, Ph.D. (Director, Massachusetts Aggression Reduction Center ["Marc"]) and Kristin Schank (Graduate Assistant, Marc) have put together a very helpful set of tips for educators to help prevent bullying in schools and online.

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