Monthly Archives: February 2011

Anti-bullying expert tells parents that much of their advice is wrong

Jodee Blanco knows bullies. They abused her, stuff snow into her mouth, tortured her until she prayed for death. Continue reading

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Added to the Resources Page: State laws on cyberbullying, a roundup

You can access the document here (PDF). And a good cyberbullying video here.

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A shortage of school counselors? That can’t be good

From the Washington Post “The Answer Sheet“: Though the┬árecommended number per counselor is 250 students, the American School Counselor Associations shows that the national average is actually one counselor for every 457 students. And those figures were from 2008-09, the … Continue reading

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A great resource, stumbled upon

A good blog to follow if you’re interested in bullying prevention resources is here at Books That Heal Kids. Follow the Twitter feed here. Examples of its usefulness– 1. A post of a review of a book chapter, All Girls … Continue reading

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Penn Jillette makes a point about suicide and bullying

Penn Jillette: Suicide is not the answer. Continue reading

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Bullied teen develops text-based anti-bullying program: Report and Support

Students Against Being Bullied will incorporate two designated texting systems Continue reading

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