New Law Increases Emphasis on Reporting Bullying

TIme will tell what the true effect will be on schools as a new law increases emphasis on reporting bullying.  Procedures for monitoring and reporting bullying behavior will become more rigorous for staff and training requirements will also increase.The Safe and...

Children Bullied During Sports Become Less Active

A recent study from Brigham Young University shows that children bullied during sports become less active overall.  If bullying occurs in sports or PE class, children become less interested in physical activities, and they withdraw, becoming inactive.   A year later,...

The End Of Bullying Begins With Me

You’ve heard the horror stories of children being bullied in school, in cyberspace, on the playground. Sometimes bullying can even lead to suicide as shown in the documentary film “Bully,” which was released earlier this year. The stats are alarming: nearly one-third...

School Bullying Will Only Stop If…

Bullying in schools will never stop unless two crucial things happen. First, every adult in the building must be 100% invested in stopping bullying in its tracks and subsequently trained on what that looks and sounds like. Second, bullies must be engaged in open and...