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|Matthew Shepard Foundation||Campaign||Matthew Shepard Foundation|
The Matthew Shepard Foundation encourages respect for human dignity and difference by raising awareness, opening dialogues, and promoting positive change.
For more info please visit http://www.matthewshepard.org/our-story
|The Middle Ages: An After School Comedy Series for Middle Schoolers, about Middle Schoolers, by Middle Schoolers||Tips & Facts||Matinee Scholars|
An after school situation comedy, written, acted, and in some cases filmed by middle school students, YMCA attendees, or Boys/Girls clubs. The episodes created address bullying within the context of storytelling, and allow students to vent their feelings through fictional cast of a sit-com.
Topics: Prevention, Kids
For more info please visit http://www.matineescholars.com
|They're Wrong you're Right||Podcasts||Marla Adler||2012|
A video and song to empower kids , sung by a fifteen year old New Jersy girl who has been through this. They're Wrong I'm Right I don't need to Fight To prove who I am I'm just right , Just right When it comes to haters I tell em see you later To the Drama Queens and fakers They're Wrong I'm Right,, I don't need to Fight I'LL BE ALRIGHT
Topics: Respond to Bullying, Kids
For more info please visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NsIE_uWKJjU
|Truth Is (Official Music Video)||Tips & Facts||Marcella Fruehan||2012|
This is a song that my 16 year old daughter wrote to take a stand against bullying. She produced this video and is sharing it with schools and youth organizations to help connect with her peers, to encourage them that they are all special and loved and that bullying is wrong. Please feel free to share it!
Topics: Prevention, Respond to Bullying, Kids, Youth Development, Healthy Relationships
For more info please visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jJSBWVT8aik
|A Thin Line||Campaign||MTV|
MTV's A Thin Line campaign was developed to empower youth to identify, respond to, and stop the spread of digital abuse. The campaign is built on the understanding that there's a "thin line" between what may begin as a harmless joke and something that could end up having a serious impact on youth.
Topics: Kids, Respond to Bullying, Cyberbullying
For more info please visit http://www.athinline.org/
|Effects of bullying on children with special needs||Research||Lopez-Duran, N||2009|
This short article provides an overview of results from a study of the resiliency of students with disabilities who have been bullied.
Topics: Disabilities & Special Needs
For more info please visit http://www.child-psych.org/2009/05/effects-of-bullying-ichildren-with-special-needs.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/
|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
|Bullying Teacher's Guide for PreK to Grade 2||Tips & Facts||KidsHealth.org/Classroom||2012|
Pediatrician-reviewed lesson plan includes discussion questions, 3 classroom activities and extensions, printable handouts, a quiz and a quiz answer sheet.
Topics: Prevention, Respond to Bullying, Kids, Schools
For more info please visit http://classroom.kidshealth.org/classroom/prekto2/problems/emotions/bullying.pdf