October is Bullying Prevention Month. 2016 marks the 10th anniversary of this event, which was initiated by PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center in October 2006. Since it began, the event has grown to an entire month of education and awareness activities, and is being recognized by schools and communities throughout the world. In this post, we have assembled the 10 best resources that parents, educators and the kids themselves can use to prevent, identify and combat bullying.
An excellent resource with information about risk factors and warning signs of bullying, bullying prevention strategies, and an extensive section on cyber bullying.
From the creators of the Bullying Prevention Month, this comprehensive website provides bullying info and facts, an educators’ toolkit, as well as special resources for students with disabilities.
An excellent kid-friendly site sponsored by PACER, with quizzes, videos, and other engaging resources.
Advice on how parents, teachers and kids can take action to prevent bullying. Also suggestions on how to respond to bullying, and a special section on cyberbullying.
Resources from leading cyberbullying experts Robin Kowakski, Susan Limber and Patti Agatson. Lots of great resources for parents, teachers and kids.
An excellent collection of lesson plans, activities, games and quizzes that teachers can use to teach students about bullying.
A comprehensive collection of websites, organizations, articles, planning guides, lesson plans, and other resources dedicated to preventing bullying and harassment.
A rich source of information for both educators and parents about bullying, and the link between bullying and suicide.
An excellent resource from our UK colleagues, including comprehensive guides for parents and educators.