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|Working with Young People Who are Bullied: Tips for Mental Health Professionals||Tips & Facts||Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)||2011|
Mental health professionals are often asked to support young people who have been bullied. It is important to know what these young people need from us—and what approaches are unlikely to help.
Topics: Respond to Bullying, Healthy Relationships
For more info please visit http://www.stopbullying.gov/resources-files/young-people-who-are-bullied-tipsheet.pdf
|Intervention Tips for Law Enforcement Officers Tip Sheet||Tips & Facts||Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)||2011|
Even though your state may not have an anti-bullying law, there are usually many laws that are applicable to dealing with bullying behaviors, including theft, assault, battery, and extortion.
Topics: Respond to Bullying, Policies & Laws
For more info please visit http://www.stopbullying.gov/resources-files/intervention-tips-for-law-enforcement-tipsheet.pdf
|Myths About Bullying Tip Sheet||Tips & Facts||Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)||2011|
Find out ten myths about bullying.
Topics: Prevention, Respond to Bullying
For more info please visit http://www.stopbullying.gov/resources-files/myths-about-bullying-tipsheet.pdf
|Cyberbullying Research Center||Research||Dr. Sameer Hinduja and Dr. Justin Patchin|
The Cyberbullying Research Center is dedicated to providing up-to-date information about the nature, extent, causes, and consequences of cyberbullying among adolescents. This web site serves as a clearinghouse of information concerning the ways adolescents use and misuse technology. It is intended to be a resource for parents, educators, law enforcement officers, counselors, and others who work with youth. Here you will find facts, figures, and detailed stories from those who have been directly impacted by online aggression. In addition, the site includes numerous resources to help you prevent and respond to cyberbullying incidents. The Cyberbullying Research Center is directed by Dr. Sameer Hinduja (Florida Atlantic University) and Dr. Justin Patchin (University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire). They have been studying cyberbullying since 2002 and first launched this web site in 2005. They founded the Center as a means to further their mission of bringing sound research about cyberbullying to those who can benefit most from it.
Topics: Policies & Laws, Prevention, Respond to Bullying, Schools, Cyberbullying
For more info please visit http://www.cyberbullying.us
|Upstander Alliance||Toolkit & Training||National School Climate Center (NSCC)||2010|
The Upstander Alliance provides free resources to help student teams, in collaboration with adult moderators at the school, create targeted community-wide engagement projects focused on preventing bullying and creating a positive community of upstanders. the Through the Upstander Alliance, teams become part of a national movement, and can: - Access Detailed Toolkits for students and adult moderators on how to start and sustain a successful youth team dedicated to raising awareness and putting an end to bullying for good. - Start Team Projects- Each team will be encouraged to create their own student-led initiatives to help address the issue of bullying with their entire community. - Connect with other Alliances across the country to share their stories, challenges, and successes. - Get Messages of Support from youth leaders, experts, and celebrities who will encourage teams throughout the school year on the Upstander Central forum.
Topics: Prevention, Kids, Schools, Healthy Relationships
For more info please visit http://www.bullybust.org/upstander
|Bullied: A Student, a School and a Case that Made History||Toolkit & Training||Teaching Tolerance, a project of Southern Poverty Law Center||2010|
Bullied is a documentary film that chronicles one student’s ordeal at the hands of anti-gay bullies and offers an inspiring message of hope to those fighting harassment today. It can become a cornerstone of anti-bullying efforts in middle and high schools. The film is free to educators. *A 40-minute documentary film (DVD), with closed captioning and with Spanish subtitles *A two-part viewer’s guide with standards-aligned lesson plans and activities for use in staff development *Additional materials online
Topics: LGBT, Policies & Laws, Prevention, Schools
For more info please visit http://www.tolerance.org/bullied
|Bullying: A Prevention Toolkit||Research||The Alverno College Research Center for Women and Girls||2011|
The Alverno College Research Center for Women and Girls (“Research Center”) generates and applies scholarly research for the purpose of inspiring, transforming and supporting initiatives to improve the lives of women and girls in the state of Wisconsin and beyond. In November 2011, the Research Center shared its findings regarding best practices for teachers, community organizations and parents to address bullying. Specifically, the Research Center’s Bullying: A Prevention Toolkit is the coalescence of current scholarly research regarding the causes and effects of bullying behaviors, the impact of bystanders on bullying behaviors and action items for parents, educators and communities to reduce and respond to bullying behaviors.
Topics: Prevention, Respond to Bullying, Schools
For more info please visit http://www.alverno.edu/research/bullyingprevention/
|The Massachusetts Aggression Reduction Center||Toolkit & Training||Dr. Elizabeth Englander, Massachusetts Aggression Reduction Center||2011|
The Massachusetts Aggression Reduction Center (MARC) provides free or low-cost programs to K-12 Education and Communities in Massachusetts. We also provide some programming and resources for the "other" 49 states!
Topics: Prevention, Respond to Bullying, Schools, Cyberbullying
For more info please visit http://webhost.bridgew.edu/marc/index.html
|Cyberbullying||Toolkit & Training||Common Sense Media||2011|
Here are materials to show students how to stand up when they see digital harassment happening and to help you create a positive school culture where kids can thrive – both online and off. It offers free, easy access to lessons on cyberbullying for different grade level. You'll find engaging, turn-key instruction for your classroom.
Topics: Prevention, Schools, Cyberbullying
For more info please visit http://www.commonsensemedia.org/educators/cyberbullying-toolkit
|10 Ways to Be An Upstander||Tips & Facts||National School Climate Center (NSCC)||2009|
This tip sheet supports youth in safely taking a stand against bullying in their communities.
Topics: Prevention, Respond to Bullying, Kids
For more info please visit http://www.schoolclimate.org/bullybust/students/upstander