Skip to main content

The Latest

  • Hey kids, pizza don’t be a bully
    Hey kids, pizza don’t be a bully
    October is National Bullying Prevention Month. To support the campaign, zpizza is partnering with local schools nationwide, including Southern California, to launch the Nice zSlice program whereby teachers reward children for exhibiting kindness...
  • Drew Carey hero to autism
    Justice being served for autism
    This week sentences were handed down for two heinous crimes that occurred to individuals diagnosed with autism. The first comes fromCleveland after an ice-bucket challenge 'prank' was inflicted on a teen with autism. Although it has been...
  • Purple
    World goes purple for Spirit Day
    Since October 2010, Spirit Day has been observed once a year to combat bullying in schools. Canadian teenager Brittany McMillan promulgated the observance of a new day called Spirit Day, the first observance of which took place on October 20, 2010...
  • Gilbert Brown against bullying
    Former Green Bay Packer speaks out against bullying
    Bullying and cyberbullying is a major concern for adolescents, and one Green Bay Packer Hall of Famer is taking a stand against it. WKBT reported on Monday, Oct. 13, that former Packer Gilbert Brown made two stops at schools in Wisconsin as part...
  • DVD Review: The Equation Of Life
    'The Equation Of Life' DVD Review
    There are times in a young child's life that carry a lot of weight on their young shoulders. 12 year old Gerry Orz has proven to have mighty big shoulders for a young man. He plays the main character Adam Snyder in the documentary "Day of...
  • Anti-Bullying Special Report Review
    How Do Parents Resolve A Bullying Situation?
    There is so much great information available on bullying, but most of it just glosses over how we can really help our children. Depending on how serious the bullying is or how your child deals with it, can determine how much damage it can do to...
  • UP2US recruited 150 coaches like the two here to mentor 15,000 underprivileged kids
    When educators fail as role models
    A self-acknowledged oddball who is also a youthful observer of human nature lives quietly in a neighborhood where daily and without basis, he is subjected to ridicule and taunts from a neighbor. In this day and age, one might find such bullying to...
  • The Detroit Tigers team up with Major League Baseball to support a Strikeout Bullying campaign
    Mean girl behavior can be changed with counseling
    Aggression among teen girls is very troubling and dangerous. Although we like to think of teen girls as charming and helpful people this unfortunately is not always the case. The University of Missouri-Columbia reported on Oct. 1, 2014 that...
  • Smoking girl
    Risky behaviors after head injury more common in girls than boys
    Although both male and female adolescents who survive a traumatic brain injury (TBI) are more likely to engage in harmful behaviors, a new study from Canada found that girls are at a higher risk for problem-causing practices. Led by Gabriela Ilie,...
  • Workplace bullying;
    Workplace bullying; As many as 1/3 are on-the- job victims
    According to a study by CareerBuilder, 28 percent of workers in the United States claim they have been bullied on the job and nearly one in five have left their jobs because of it. Minorities and female workers were more likely to experience...
  •       Bullying Prevention Updates
    Bullying Prevention Updates
    Bullying is not new. Bullying has been around since the beginning of time. Religious and history books are filled with stories of bullying. Newspapers, television and the internet report numerous incidents of bullying every minute of the day and...
  • Miami Halloween party for kids features gun range
    Top cops at Miami schools say Halloween best celebrated with firearms
    An anti-bullying event planner is hosting a Lock & Load Miami event for Halloween in Miami, Florida.Promising to be a unique Halloween event, partiers will have the ability to partake in a unique automatic machine gun shooting range experience...
  • Stop Bullying
    Eight ways parents can prevent their children from becoming bullies
    Bullying has been an important subject in the news over the past few years as there have been some serious and extreme consequences for many families; some resulting in suicideor suicide attempts. Anti-bullying campaigns are in full-force and...
  • Combating weight stigma in schools will take a concerted effort by teachers and policy-makers.
    Ten ways to battle weight stigma in schools
    The annual Weight Stigma Awareness Week (WSAW), sponsored by the Binge-Eating Disorder Association (BEDA), is in full swing, with a special focus today, Sept. 25, on the issue of weight stigma in school settings. In light of the recent press...
  • Wonderboy" Comes to SF with hot dancers
    Joe Goode Gives Dance Mass Appeal With Relatable Stories On Bullying & Pride
    Dance is sometimes so interpretative that it doesn't always have mass appeal.Joe Goode knows that and his works have relatable elements, making room for a wider audience of fans of esoteric dance as well as less savvy theatregoers who need...