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|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
|Webinar: An Orientation to the Revitalized StopBullying.gov Website||Webinar||U.S. Deparment of Health and Human Services|
This webinar, "An Orientation to the Revitalized StopBullying.gov Website," brings together members of the StopBullying.gov Editorial Board to provide a walk-through of the new StopBullying.gov website. Presenters discuss new changes to the site and how to use the content and resources provided on StopBullying.gov.
Topics: LGBT, Policies & Laws, Prevention, Respond to Bullying, Kids, Schools, Cyberbullying
For more info please visit http://www.stopbullying.gov/what-is-bullying/webinar.html
|Samantha's Choice: McGruff the Crime Dog||Toolkit & Training||National Crime Prevention Council|
Samantha's Choice is a 5 minute video featuring the iconic McGruff the Crime Dog and his nephreq Scruff helping Samantha handle bullying. The site features a lesson plan to help teachers discuss the themes of the video with their classes.
Topics: Prevention, Kids, Schools
For more info please visit http://www.ncpc.org/resources/samanthas-choice
|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
|The ABCs of Bullying: Addressing, Blocking, and Curbing School Aggression||Toolkit & Training||Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration|
This course examines the causes and effects of bullying, prevention techniques and programs, screening, treatment options, and legal/ethical issues surrounding bullying.
Topics: Prevention, Schools, Policies & Laws
For more info please visit https://www.pmrts.samhsa.gov/PrevCourses/TableofContents.aspx?cid=5
|Solution Team®||Toolkit & Training||Solution Team|
Solution Team is a series of structured meetings in which an educator or counselor brings together a team of students to solve the bullying of one of their peers. The leader tells the team that they are not in trouble, describes how it feels to be in the target’s shoes and asks the team to solve this situation.
Topics: Prevention, Schools
For more info please visit http://nobully.com/no-bully-system/solution-team
|How to Handle Bullying of Children with Special Needs||Research||Ayres, K|
This site provides tips for how educators, parents, and advocates can work to develop anti-bullying philosophies and policies, to prevent school bullying and to promote the positive social inclusion of all children.
Topics: Disabilities & Special Needs
For more info please visit http://www.disaboom.org/
|Anti-Bullying Handbook: Creating a Positive Environment in the Classroom and Beyond||Toolkit & Training||Overcoming Obstacles|
The Overcoming Obstacles Anti-Bullying Handbook: Creating a Positive Environment in the Classroom and Beyond helps students identify the different forms bullying takes at school, in their daily lives, and over the internet, and provides realistic strategies for taking a stand against bullying and creating a safe and supportive school community. The handbook contains over 20 hours of instruction on six important topics, including helping victims, dealing with violence, and cyberbullying solutions. Students learn to use core skills such as communication, decision making, and goal setting to address this pervasive issue.
Topics: Prevention, Schools, Cyberbullying
For more info please visit http://overcomingobstacles.org/download_resources