Prevention Not Punishment is Key to Stopping Bullying

Experts are finding that prevention not punishment is key to stopping bullying. Recent research is finding that slowing down bullying or thwarting it are not effective and a new approach is needed focused on prevention. In addition, punishment is not effective, and...

Acts of Kindness to Counter Bullying

Acts of kindness to counter bullying were part of the strategy as students celebrated “Project Be There”. During the week-long project, students at Fontainbleau High School in New Orleans created anti-bully awareness, and promoted kindness and the power of...

Bullying Behavior Intensifies in Middle School

Researchers have recently confirmed that bullying behavior intensifies in middle school.  Verbal, physical, and cyber bullying behavior was studied by researchers from the University of California, Riverside.  The behaviors were compared between English and non...