Understanding, Preventing and Reportng Bullying

 
 

Start with this outstanding resource that provides modern information about cyberbullying and important guidelines and insight for us to know and share with our children (StopBullying.gov)

Common Sense is the leading independent nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world of media and technology. It provides outstanding resources and information for parents, educators and advocates in a modern, easy to navigate website. (Common Sense Media)

 

A downloadable Parent Guide to Cyberbullying prevention (ConnectSafely.org)

Stepping Up to Stop Bullying: One Caring Adult Can Make a Difference in the Life of a Bullied Child (National Education Association)

Prevention resources and the legal side of the equation (NCPC)

The Bully Project provides resources to help you with these discussions and to empower you to stand up for your child effectively- when working with a school to resolve a bullying situation.

 

Fostering Empathy and Compassion

Please visit the SBFC Inclusive Community page for resources on fostering empathy and compassion in our youth, and creating inclusive school and community environments that encourage and embrace every individual's uniqueness and authenticity

Suggested Viewing

Bullying: It Stops Here, by CNN

In the last few years, awareness about bullying has increased dramatically. Some adults may still think bullying is just a youthful rite of passage, but it seems worse than in previous generations for many parents, educators and kids. - Anderson Cooper

The Bully Effect  |  Stop Bullying: Speak Up, by Cartoon Network