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How can parents convey understanding of such a frightening, unthinkable and unimaginable tragedy to children when we grasp with our own shock, disbelief, and sadness?
TV anchor delivers a powerful and inspiring message, which is very timely as we begin National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month. However, do you regard her experience as "bullying?"
What a powerful example of how residents of a small community demonstrated extraordinary compassion to a teen who was part of a homecoming hoax!
Gabby Douglas, two-time Olympic gold medal gymnast shares with Oprah Winfrey that she was bullied by former teammates in her early training.
Back to School
What back-to-school essentials do kids need that cannot be purchased at the shopping mall, at the big box stores, or online? The answer is bullying prevention skills.
Bullying in middle school leads to a mission to help other kids. Logan West, who is the new Miss Teen USA, has a national platform to promote her anti-bullying message.
We need to see teasing and bullying on a continuum, rather than using the terms interchangeably…. especially with young children.
Parents can create countless teachable moments to help their kids understand how it might feel to be in someone else’s shoes and to convey empathy through words & actions.
“How would you feel if that happened to you?” If bystanders can truly understand what it's like to be a victim of bullying, they are more likely to intervene, offer support, or seek help.
The 4 students who bullied school bus monitor Karen Klein now know their fate. What do you think about their consequences? How would your school district have handled a similar situation?
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