Did You Know?

August is here and that means that school’s are gearing up to bring students back. For some parents and kids this is a very exciting time of year, but for some it can be a little disheartening. Bullying has become so common everywhere you go and it’s time to make it stop.

What Can You Do?

Click each section to view helpful tips.

Parents

Parents comfort their daughter.
Parents play a key role in preventing and responding to bullying. If you know or suspect that your child is involved in bullying, there are several resources that may help.

Educators

A teacher helps a student.
Schools are a primary place where bullying can happen. There are many tools on this website specific for teachers, administrators, and other school staff.

Community

A crossing guard helps a child.
Whether you work in law enforcement, mental health services, community or youth organizations, or any other role that works with children, there are resources to help you take action against bullying.

Teens

A diverse group of teens.
Bullying stops us from being who we want to be, and prevents us from expressing ourselves freely, and might even make us feel unsafe. If you are bullied, say something! If you are bullying, it’s not cool!

 Kids

Kids conduct science experiments.
Bullying is being mean to another kid over and over again. There are things you can do to keep yourself and the kids you know safe from bullying.

Information courtesy of http://www.stopbullying.gov/