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Links with Information for Parents and Caregivers
Signs of and what to do if your child is being bullied:
http://www.education.com/reference/article/Ref_What_Do_About -Tips for parents
http://www.stopbullying.gov/get-help-now/index.html -Get Help Now
http://store.samhsa.gov/shin/content//SMA08-4321/SMA08-4321.pdf – conversation starter cards for adults to discuss bullying with kids
http://www.bullypolice.org/help_for_parents.html –Suggestions for Parents When Dealing With Bullying
http://bullypta.com – forum for parents to discuss bullying problems
http://www.overcomebullying.org/parents-bullying-stories.html – forum for parents of bullied kids
http://www.olweus.org/public/bullying_laws.page – click on a state and it will list the laws regarding bullying and harassment.
http://www.pacer.org/bullying/resources/publications – Downloadable templates for notifying the school that your child is being bullied
http://www.documatica-forms.com/bullying/?cset=yes –Free, downloadable Notice of Harassment Kits for school bullying
If the bullying doesn’t stop:
If your child is bullying others:
http://www.education.com/reference/article/actions-parents-of-bullies -Ten Actions Parents Can Take If Your Child Is Bullying Others
http://www.education.com/reference/article/what-to-do-if-child-is-a-bully -What do I do if my child is bullying others?
http://www.squidoo.com/stopthebullyingearly -How to Stop Your Young Child from Becoming a Bully
http://kidshealth.org/parent/emotions/behavior/no_bullying.html -Teaching Kids Not to Bully
http://www.allthatwomenwant.com/accusedofbullying.htm -What to Do if Your Child is Accused of Being a Bully by Steve McChesney
http://www.more4kids.info/322/sibling-bullying – Sibling Bullying or Sibling Rivalry?
http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/5724292/what_is_sibling_bullying.html?cat=25 -What is sibling bullying?
http://www.ncpc.org/topics/cyberbullying/stop-cyberbullying -What Parents Can Do About Cyberbullying
http://www.loveourchildrenusa.org/parent_cyberbullying.php -Parent Education: Internet safety facts
http://www.pbs.org/parents/childrenandmedia/article-protecting-kids-from-cyberbullying.html -Protecting Kids from Cyberbullying
http://www.stopcyberbullying.org/parents/index.html – lots of information for kids and parents
http://www.commonsensemedia.org/cyberbullying – lots of information on cyberbullying
http://www.cybermentors.org.uk/parents-and-carers -Information for parents and also lots of information and support for kids
Tips for prevention:
Online or homeschooling options:
Websites with info on bullying:
http://www.olweus.org/public/bullying_laws.page – click on a state and find info regarding laws on bullying and harassment.
http://www.education.com/topic/school-bullying-teasing/ – info for parents and educators
http://www.overcomebullying.org/index.html – lots and lots of info on youth and adult bullying, support groups, etc.
http://www.bulliesout.com/ – Has lots of info for students, parents and schools. Also has mentoring for kids.
http://www.bullyingprevention.org/repository//Best%20Practices%20PDFs/RelationalAgression.pdf -Relational Aggression: Tips for Parents
http://creativecrossings.blogspot.com/2009/04/top-ten-tips-for-families-dealing-with.html -Top Ten Tips for Families Dealing with Relational Aggression
http://www.boostconference.org/workshop_pdf/Girls%20and%20Aggression.pdf -Girls and Aggression: Dealing with in your after-school program
http://www.hopehouseonline.org/pages/girls.shtml -Youth and Family Resource Center, Inc. (has links and information on relational aggression)
http://www.girlshealth.gov/relationships/friendships/index.cfm#cliques -Information on relationships and bullying
Websites and support groups for kids:
http://www.stompoutbullying.org/livechat_portal.php – webpage and chat room for kids and teens
http://www.theinsite.org/index.html – website for teens dealing with a variety of issues including personal relationships
http://www.marketwire.com/press-release/teens-share-personal-stories-about-bullying-on-stageoflifecom-1538627.htm – place for teens to share stories about bullying
http://www.childline.org.uk/Pages/Home.aspx – website with chatline for kids who are being bullied
http://www.bullying.org/index.cfm -Click on “want to share” -has links to support groups for kids who are bullied and for parents-
http://www.bulliesout.com – has lots of info and mentoring for kids
http://www.cybermentors.org.uk – has mentors for youth by trained youth
http://www.kidscape.org.uk/childrenteens/index.asp – info and support for kids
http://genaustin.org – geared towards girls
http://www.girlsinc.org -geared towards girls
http://www.opheliaproject.org/main/index.htm -geared towards girls
Got Your Back – Avoiding girl drama –standing up to bullying) is a page for girls to learn, share stories about bullying and support each other
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=98WkdOppkJE – this is a type of therapy recommended by a supporter of Jeremiah’s Hope for Kindness for kids who have been bullied
Ideas for adults and students to prevent bullying and create kind and caring school