October is National Bullying Prevention Month and October 23rd is Unity Day. Wear orange to show your support for kindness, acceptance, and inclusion. According to StopBullying.gov, kids who are bullied are more likely to experience depression and anxiety, health complaints, and decreased academic achievement. Learn how to recognize and prevent bullying with books, ebooks, and videos from our collection.
Check out these sites for more information:
- Cyberbullying Research Center
- Minnesota Department of Human Rights – Preventing School Bullying
- Opposing Viewpoints – Bullying
- PACER – National Bullying Prevention Center