District, Culprit Address Cyberbullying Of Student With Special NeedsThe mother of a Twin Cities boy with autism was horrified to learn her son was the victim of cyberbullying.
Wear Orange To Take A Stand Against Bullying On Unity DayOrange is the color for Wednesday, October 21. That's because October 21 is PACER's National Bullying Prevention Center Unity Day.
PACER: Resources For Bullying Prevention"Together AGainst Bullying™ is a campaign for PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center, inspired by Carrot Top. Donate, receive stickers to TAG your friends, and share on social media. Your support means one less student being bullied, one more person speaking out, or one more kid knowing that he or she isn't alone!"
Teen YouTube Star Bethany Mota Speaks Against Bullying At MOAA 19-year-old YouTube sensation is using her story about being bullied to empower others. Bethany Mota has nearly 10 million subscribers on her YouTube channel, where she posts video blogs about a variety of issues that impact young people.
Store Offers One-On-One Shopping For Kids With Special NeedsA local woman has started a pilot shopping program for families who struggle with taking their small children to the mall.
PACER: Empowering Kids To Put An End To BullyingLocal group PACER is known for helping families of children with disabilities, but this month their also bringing to light the issue of bullying. Their program running now is called the "We Will Generation," which empowers kids to stop bullying.
Minn. Town To Highlight Bullying PreventionThe southern Minnesota town of Blue Earth will become Orange Earth in support of October's National Bullying Prevention Month. Orange is the designated color of bullying prevention. The 25-foot toga on the Green Giant statue in Blue Earth will turn orange Wednesday in support of bullying prevention.
Students Demand Stronger Bullying Laws At The CapitolStudents against bullying rallied at the Capitol Saturday, demanding tougher laws against bullying.
Minneapolis FBI Awards Bullying Prevention CenterThe FBI is recognizing a Bloomington organization that works to prevent bullying.
Hundreds Turn Out For Pacer Walk To Fight BullyingEvery day in schools across the country, more than 160,000 kids are bullied. Being picked on is nothing new, but in recent years there have been several stories of bully victims taking their own lives.
Teen Works To Stop Bullying After Sister Was VictimBullies are forcing more than 160,000 kids across the country to stay home from school every day. Fear of an attack or intimidation can have an impact that lasts a lifetime.