The KnowBullying app for iOS and Android is designed to help parents initiate difficult conversations about bullying and harassment with their children. It also helps parents look for different warning signs to aid them in identifying not only if their children may have been bullied, but also if they may be doing the bullying. Users can share conversation starters, successful strategies, and useful advice via Facebook, Twitter, email, and text messages. Resources for Educators includes information on how to prevent bullying in the classroom and support children who are being bullied. The app was created initially for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), USDepartment of Health and Human Services, in conjunction with StopBullying.gov. Cost: Free
Each month we publish blogs and several newsletters full of digital learning, funding, professional growth, social media, and STEM resources. Below are items from our blogs and newsletters that educators turned to the most in September.
National Bullying Prevention Month is a nationwide campaign held during the month of October to unite communities to educate and raise awareness of bullying prevention. In order to help you prevent bullying, we’ve collected resources you can use in your classrooms and schools.
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