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|Eyes on Bullying||Tips & Facts||Kim Storey, Ed.D. and Ron Slaby, Ph.D.|
This is a bullying prevention website that provides adults who care for youth with engaging, user-friendly, and research-based tools to learn about and deal effectively with the problem of bullying.
Topics: Prevention, Respond to Bullying
For more info please visit http://www.eyesonbullying.org
|Eyes on Bullying Toolkit||Toolkit & Training||Kim Storey, Ed.D. and Ron Slaby, Ph.D.|
This toolkit is a 43-page, downloadable booklet containing key information, useful resources, and six skills-building activities for adults to use interactively with children of any age.
Topics: Prevention, Respond to Bullying, Schools
For more info please visit http://www.eyesonbullying.org/pdfs/toolkit.pdf
|It's My Life: Bullies||Tips & Facts||PBS Kids|
"It's My Life," the PBS Kids website for tweens, offers children ages 8 to 12 a variety of information and interactivity about bullies, including polls, printables, and a "Beat the Bully" game. Covers topics such as "Who's A Target," "Are You A Bully?," "Innocent Bystanders," and "Online Bullying."
Topics: Respond to Bullying, Kids
For more info please visit http://pbskids.org/itsmylife/friends/bullies/index.html
|Oregon YouthLine||Tips & Facts||Lines for Life|
Lines for Life’s YouthLine is a free and confidential peer-to-peer crisis and referral line for youth and their families dealing with a variety of issues such as bullying, anxiety, self harm, suicide, relationship issues and substance use. It is staffed from 4:00-9:00 PM Pacific Time, Monday through Thursday by youth volunteers between the ages of 15-18, who are supervised at all times by an adult. Teens can reach out to the YouthLine by texting teen2teen to 839863, calling our 24/7 phone line at 877-968-8491 or visiting our website to access instant messaging or send in a question over email. Our committed volunteers come from a number of different high schools across the greater Portland, OR area, and go through 30 hours of crisis line training. They develop peer helping skills, learn about substance abuse and available treatment and develop a better understanding of a broad range of youth specific issues. YouthLine is a wonderful resource for adolescents who are in need of help, as well as those that just need a peer to listen to them. No problem is too big or too small to reach out to the YouthLine for support!
Topics: Prevention, Respond to Bullying, Kids, Youth Development, Healthy Relationships, Gender, Teen Dating Violence
For more info please visit http://oregonyouthline.org/
|The Allen Avdenture app||Tips & Facts||Safe and Supportive School Communities|
Hi, I would like to submit an article to be put on the blog platform as well as the resources page for parents to download. Please email me for editorial and further information
Topics: Prevention, Kids
For more info please visit http://www.takeastandtogether.gov.au/under8/index.html
|Partnering with Parents||Tips & Facts||Juliet Sternberg||1988|
This piece (with a separate link) is a subsection of Telling Tough Truths (nominated under separate cover). It captures some essentials of the communication to parents that the middle school community made when the student survey results were shared.
Topics: Prevention, Respond to Bullying, Kids, Schools
For more info please visit http://www.nais.org/Magazines-Newsletters/ISMagazine/Pages/Partnering-with-Parents.aspx
|Telling Tough Truths||Tips & Facts||Juliet Sternberg||1988|
Magazine article describes how an independent middle school made effective use of a student survey as part of a "best practices" effort to better understand and address bullying and relational aggression between students. [I will send a related link - Partnering with Parents - under separate cover.]
Topics: Respond to Bullying, Kids, Schools
For more info please visit http://www.nais.org/Magazines-Newsletters/ISMagazine/Pages/Telling-Tough-Truths.aspx
|Kansas Bullying Prevention Program||Toolkit & Training||Randy J. Wiler, Director||1999|
The Kansas Bullying Prevention program website provides resources for parents, teachers and students and provides bullying prevnetion training.
Topics: Prevention, Schools
For more info please visit http://www.stopbullyingkansas.org
|Violence on the Job||Research||Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)||2004|
This page offers a number of videos focused on violence in the workplace.
For more info please visit http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/video/violence.html
|Creating Positive School Experiences for Students with Disabilities||Tips & Facts||Milsom, A||2006|
The school experiences of students with disabilities can be positively or negatively influenced by the attitudes and behaviors of students and staff and by general school policies. School counselors can take the lead in assessing school climate in relation to students with disabilities and initiating interventions or advocating for change when appropriate. This article provides an overview of factors to consider in creating positive school experiences for students with disabilities and suggestions for intervention efforts.
Topics: Disabilities & Special Needs
For more info please visit http://www.readingrockets.org/article/26319/