BULLYING INTERNVENTION/PREVENTION – RESOURCESThe Counseling Department of Denton ISD offers many resources to assist in topics such as bullying, suicide, self harm, substance abuse, etc. Please visit the website and view the available resources under the 'Prevention and Intervention Resource ' tab on the Counseling page: http://www.dentonisd.org/Page/82886BullyBust is designed to help students and adults become “upstanders”—people who stand up to bullying and become part of the solution to end harmful harassment, teasing, and violence in our nation's schools. BullyBust promotes valuable free supports to help schools-in-need put an end to bullying with targeted school-wide and classroom-based efforts. This site includes research-based resources for students, parents, and educators for addressing bullying incidences effectively and creating a culture of upstanders inside and out of school. http://www.schoolclimate.org/bullybust/
StopBullying.gov provides information from various government agencies on what bullying is, what cyber-bullying is, who is at risk, and how you can prevent and respond to bullying. http://www.StopBullying.gov
PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center unites,engages and educates communities nationwide to address bullying through creative, relevant and interactive resources. PACER’s bullying prevention resources are designed to benefit all students, including students with disabilities.
PACER offers digital-based resources for parents, schools, teens and youth,including:
· PACER.org/Bullying: This is the portal page for parents and educators to access bullying resources, which include educational toolkits, awareness toolkits, contest ideas, promotional products and more.
· PACERTeensAgainstBullying: Created by and for teens, this website is a place for middle and high school students to find ways to address bullying, to take action, to be heard, and to own an important social cause.
· PACERKidsAgainstBullying: A creative, innovative and educational website designed for elementary school students to learn about bullying prevention, engage inactivities and be inspired to take action
Education.com provides information for parents and students (in English and Spanish) on bullying behavior, cyber-bullying, bullying and prejudice, popularity, social status and bullying. http://www.education.com/topic/school-bullying-teasing/
Stop Bullying Now provides practical research-based strategies for reducing bullying in schools. http://www.stopbullyingnow.com/index.htm
Cyberbullying Research Center serves as a clearinghouse of information concerning the ways adolescents use and misuse technology. It provides resources for parents, students and educators. http://cyberbullying.us/