Bullying & Getting Along with Others

Information about how to deal with bullying at school and on line.
Olweus Bullying Prevention Program
The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program is a comprehensive, school-wide program designed for use in elementary, middle, or junior high schools. Its goals are to reduce and prevent bullying problems among school children and to improve peer relations at school.
National Bullying Prevention Campaign
Stop Bullying Now! is a resource for kids, parents, teachers, and many others.  There are lots of resources for adults, as well as games and fun activities for kids.   
Kids Against Bullying
The Kids Against Bullying web site was created for elementary school children. It is a creative and informative resource to educate students about bullying prevention and provide methods to respond to bullying situations. The site features an animated cast of characters, information, celebrity videos, Webisodes, games, animation, contest and other activities. Parents and professionals will find helpful tips, intervention strategies, and resources for use at home or school.
Bully Free Classroom
The mission of the Bully Free Program is to promote a sense of belonging and acceptance of all individuals and to promote the Golden Rule through quality materials, workshops, presentations, and Web courses.
Operation Respect: Don't Laugh at Me
The mission of Operation Respect is to assure each child and youth a respectful, safe and compassionate climate of learning where their academic, social and emotional development can take place free of bullying, ridicule and violence.  Operation Respect developed the Don't Laugh at Me (DLAM) programs, which utilize inspiring music and video along with curriculum guides.
The Center for Safe and Responsible Internet Use provides research and outreach services to address issues of the safe and responsible use of the Internet.  This website provides guidance to parents, educators, librarians, policy-makers, and others regarding effective strategies to assist young people in gaining the knowledge, skills, motivation, and self-control to use the Internet and other information technologies in a safe and responsible manner.
Relational Aggression
The Ophelia Project serves youth and adults who are affected by relational and other non-physical forms of aggression by providing them with a unique combination of tools, strategies and solutions.
Out on a Limb - Conflict Resolution
This website is designed to help teach youth how to better manage conflicts and challenges they face on a daily basis.  The activites are geared toward 3rd graders, but can be used with other grades.
Scholastic - French Toast
This website has information about anti bullying programs and school uniform programs.
Bullying Expert
Dr. Michele Borba
is an internationally recognized expert and author on children, teens, parenting, bullying and moral development. Her work aims to help strengthen children’s character and resilience, build strong families, create compassionate and just school cultures, and reduce peer cruelty. Her practical, research-based advice is culled from a career of working with over one million parents and educators worldwide.
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