Stomp Out Bullying reports that one in four teens are bullied and as many as 160,000 students stay home on any given day because they’re afraid of being bullied. October is National Bullying Prevention Month and a great time to do your part to stand up against bullies. Use these free tools to put a stop to bullying.
Sign the Digital Petition Sign the digital petition at pacer.org to end bullying. Hundreds of thousands of people already have as a way to show their commitment to the cause.
People all around the country will be wearing orange this month—including talk show host Ellen DeGeneres. Orange is the color associated with National Bullying Prevention Month so wearing it reminds people about the importance of bullying prevention.
Assess the Situation
Is bullying really a problem at your school or your child’s school? Find out through an assessment. By asking students and teachers to share their thoughts related to bullying you’ll be better able to develop an appropriate strategy. Get free help creating an assessment at stopbullying.gov.
Take the Comic Challenge
Bullying may be a serious topic, but you can still have fun putting a stop to it. Take the Comic Challenge from Cartoon Network by adding to the comic gallery. You can also download the free Stop Bullying Speak Up Comic Book to see what other students are talking about.
Report a Bully
Did you witness bullying? You can make a free bully report at BullyStoppers.com. It’s a safe way for students to anonymously report a bullying situation in their schools.
By Alison Storm
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