Creating a Culture of Kindness in Anne Arundel County Schools & Community
Want to learn what you can do to reduce bullying in your school or community? 10 Steps every parent can take with their child and the community to reduce even eliminate bullying in your home, school and community.
Tip #10 Following up & Staying in touchContinue
Tip #9 What if it is cyber-bullying?
Dealing with cyberbullying has it’s own set of issues to deal with for all the parties involved. Too often students do not realize that saying mean things about others on a continuing basis with the intent to harm them or their reputation is a form of bullying. Many still do not get the idea that if they put it up out…Continue
Tip #8 Providing support for your child by listeningContinue
Tip #7 Building ResiliencyContinue
Tip #6 Don't Go It Alone
In our seminars we tell the story of a parent who on finding out that their son was the target of bullying at school said to the child, “Well you know if you would not comb your hair like that the other kids would not tease you so much.” The point we make is that bullying is abuse and we should never make…Continue
When a child or any person is the target of aggression it is very easy to begin to withdraw and feel 'less than' others in social groups. Kids may be targeted because they are not good at an activity that others in the group are performing well. We also know that self esteem is important in helping students be able to stand strong and resist feeling like an outcast. All students have some special skill or something that they are good at -…Continue