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Prevent School Bullying

Parents Outraged Over School Flier That Told Students NOT To Tattle On Bullies

AP | Posted 04.17.2014 | Parents

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska school principal has apologized for sending fifth-grade students home with a flier that advises those who are bullie...

Hair-Bullying and the Decline of U.S. Education System

Ama Yawson | Posted 04.02.2014 | Education
Ama Yawson

During the past year, hair-bullying in particular, has garnered national attention. In the hair-bullying cases, the bullies are not children, they are educators.

Stop Harassing the Bullies!

Domenick Scudera | Posted 03.20.2014 | Gay Voices
Domenick Scudera

Boys who are smaller than their male classmates must not bring lunch money to school. If bullies are aware that the boys are carrying cash, there will be a strong need to push the scrawny boys into lockers to demand the money.

49 States Are Taking Steps To Decrease Bullying

stateline | Maggie Clark | Posted 11.04.2013 | Politics

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline, where it was originally published. Once considered a teenage rite of passage, bullying is now the sub...

Christian Group Protests Anti-Bullying Day At Schools, Claims It Promotes Homosexual Agenda

Posted 10.15.2012 | Education

A conservative evangelical group is encouraging parents to boycott “Mix It Up at Lunch Day” on Oct. 30 by keeping their children home from school....

Bullying Can Be Stopped With Yoga

Rob Schware | Posted 11.17.2012 | Healthy Living
Rob Schware

This is an interview with Dee Marie, MA, CYT who has been practicing yoga therapy in clinical settings since 1986 and instructing classes for students comprised of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities.

School: A Great Place for Bullying

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 03.18.2012 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

Isn't it our job not only to teach our kids social skills but also to try to make their environments as safe as possible within reason.

WATCH: 48 Hours Special 'Bullying: Words Can Kill'

Posted 11.18.2011 | Education

As students are heading back to school for the start of a new year of learning, for many, the focus is beyond the scope of the textbook. Every day...

The Bullied Brain

David Walsh | Posted 10.01.2011 | Parents
David Walsh

Even though bullying has been going on for many generations we are learning just how devastating its effects can be. Studies reveal that there are long lasting chemical and structural brain changes that account for the cognitive and emotional damage that can be as severe as the harm done by child abuse.

WATCH LIVE: White House Addresses Bullying Prevention

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

The White House Conference on Bullying Prevention brings together educators, experts, politicians and more to shed light on how the issue affects Amer...

WATCH: The Obamas Take On Bullying

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

In preparation for the White House Conference on Bullying Prevention, the president and first lady released a video urging Americans to participate in...

The Bullying Checklist: 7 Signs Your Child May Be A Victim

Piyush Mangukiya | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Piyush Mangukiya

As a parent, how do you know if your child is a victim of bullying? There are some definite warning signs to watch for. The following are seven potential signs of being bullied.

New Data Finds 1 In 6 American Children Bullied

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

According to new data, one in six American children report being bullied in school. The information was announced by the Olweus Bullying Prevention P...

Fairy Tales: An Antidote To Bullying?

Elizabeth Cunningham | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Cunningham

We need to foster a culture of storytelling in schools, in community and religious centers. We need to rediscover stories as a source of courage, resourcefulness and compassion.

How Bullying Changed My Life

Jessica Radloff | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jessica Radloff

Bullying has no race, no gender, no sexual orientation. Bullying will never stop. But we can work to be more aware, more available and more attentive to those that need our support.