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The Bully Project
No Bull
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National Partners

PACER gratefully acknowledges the generous support of the many national nonprofit organizations that raise awareness of bullying prevention. Partners include organizations that reach a nationwide audience and have a focus on bullying prevention, child and youth, disability or education issues. Partners support and promote the activities of PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center on their social media channels, e-newsletters, and printed materials.

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2017 National Partners

Boys & Girls Clubs of America Creating a positive Club climate is an important practice for both staff and members to feel emotionally safe. Boys & Girls Clubs' front line staff play a critical role in creating an environment that is safe and supportive. Together with our partners Planet Fitness, STOMP Out Bullying, Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence and the American Counseling Association, Clubs are working to create the first-ever Judgement Free Generation – a pro-kindness, anti-bullying movement, aimed at empowering a culture of kindness and encouragement among youth.
Council for Exceptional Children
National Association of School Psychologists The National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) supports equal access to education and mental health services for all youth within public, charter, and private schools. Aggression and intimidation violate the right of students to receive equal educational opportunities and subsequently reduce academic engaged time. Failure to address bullying in the school setting perpetuates an environment that is unsafe and not supportive of academic achievement, social–emotional development, and mental health.
National Association of State Directors of Special Education (NASDSE)
National Council on Independent Living
National Eating Disorders Association
National PTA We do a bullying prevention month promotion in October.
National Runaway Safeline
Prevent Child Abuse America Featured Unity Day at our national conference partnering with Chartwells k12 to educate food service professionals about their role in bullying prevention. Partnering with Center for Safe Sport to educate coaches about their role in bullying prevention. Social and emotional learning included in training and supervision of home visitors in Healthy Families America initiative. We believe SEL begins at birth through the attachment process and therefore bullying prevention begins at this time too.
Public Advocacy for Kids PAK is happy to disseminate information about Bullying Prevention Month. We are working with school districts and states to include bullying prevention as an additional ESSA indicator, and lobbying for additional resources in Title IV of ESSA.
The Arc The Arc's National Center on Criminal Justice and Disability (NCCJD) is the national focal point for the collection and dissemination of resources and serve as a bridge between justice and I/DD professionals. The NCCJD® pursues and promotes safety, fairness and justice for all people with intellectual and developmental disabilities as suspects, offenders, victims or witnesses. White paper - Violence, Abuse and Bullying Affecting People with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities: A Call to Action for the Criminal Justice Community accompanying webinar:
The Bully Project
The Great American NO BULL Challenge The last day to enter our National Video Challenge is Feb. 23rd with public voting to start Feb. 27th-Mar 6th. Don't miss out on entering for a chance to win scholarships and great prizes.
The National School Climate Center Through our leading school climate survey, the Comprehensive School Climate Inventory (CSCI), we have given voice to more than 400,000 students, parents and staff in 22 states across the country. These voices are shaping the future of our schools in ways that will make long-standing positive changes. Our national bullying prevention campaign, Upstander Alliance, provides free resources and classroom-based tools to students and educators. More than 4,500 schools have used these resources since the campaign began in 2009. Our work with Special Olympics, Unified Strategy, and long-standing partnership with Winston Preparatory Schools continue to prioritize social inclusion, and ensure success for students with disabilities in school and beyond.

2016 National Partners

Advocates for Victims of Abuse Bullying Awareness and Outreach, Bystander Intervention, Anti-Bullying Safety Classes
American Association on Health and Disability
American Council for School Social Work We promote via: weekly newsletter, website, special emails specific to bullying prevention, promoting book titles regarding bullying during October.
American Dance Therapy Association
American Federation of Teachers (AFT)
American Music Therapy Association
American School Counselor Association
Boys & Girls Clubs of America
Bystander Revolution Bystander Revolution inspires individuals with simple acts of kindness, courage, and inclusion anyone can use to take the power out of bullying.
Council for Exceptional Children
GLAAD Spirit Day -
Institute for Educational Leadership The Institute for Educational Leadership (IEL) has worked for half a century to equip leaders to rise above institutional barriers and to build effective systems that prepare children and youth for postsecondary education, careers, and citizenship. We will be sharing the information and resources about bullying prevention through a variety of networks, social media outlets, and blogs.
Lakeshore Foundation
Learning Disabilities Association of America
National Association of School Psychologists NASP is committed to creating safe and supportive schools that are free from bullying, discrimination, harassment, aggression, violence, and abuse, and is essential to this mission. See
National Association of State Directors of Special Education We share Pacer information with states.
National Center for Learning Disabilities
National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability NCWD/Youth is your source for information about employment and youth with disabilities. Our partners — experts in disability, education, employment, and workforce development — strive to ensure you will be provided with the highest quality, most relevant information available. We will be sharing the information and resources about bullying prevention through a variety of networks, social media outlets, and blogs.
National Education Association
National PTA National PTA offers the school climate improvement program, Connect for Respect, for PTAs and PTSAs to implement within their schools in an effort to reduce bullying behaviors and build healthier peer relationships.
National Runaway Safeline
National Rural Education Association
National School Climate Center (NSCC) Bullying Prevention information:
No Bully No Bully® is a US based social change organization that trains schools how to activate student empathy to stop bullying and cyberbullying. The non-punitive No Bully System® has created bully-free campuses for over 120,000 students.
Prevent Child Abuse America Partnering with Chartwells K12 to educate and empower their food service professionals to prevent bullying in the cafeterias. Partnering with Sigma Delta Tau, Butler University and Girls, Inc. to support middle school girls in developing positive relationships and preventing bullying.
Public Advocacy for Kids Will be able to disseminate the PACER website and events. Also working on federal social and emotional bills, especially focused on the required ESSA indicator.
School Social Work Association of America
The Arc's National Center on Criminal Justice and Disability NCCJD published a white paper on violence in the lives of people with I/DD with the help of PACER center which is available on our web site: NCCJD also developed Pathways to Justice training program which includes a module specifically for victim service professionals to better understand the high rate of violence, abuse and bullying in the lives of those with disabilities, and ways to support them.
The Great American No Bull Challenge Our video challenge is in process now with a deadline submission for uploads of March 14th 2016.
Tourette Association of America TAA Youth Ambassador Program empowers young people to educate others about Tourette and foster acceptance and tolerance. The Tourette Association also offers peer-to-peer videos and blog content to raise awareness, fight stigma, and reduce bullying. Join us for the #tiChallenge on social media to spread the anti-bullying message!
Tyler Clementi Foundation The Tyler Clementi Foundation works to end online and offline bullying in schools, workplaces and faith communities. Our theory of change is that progress can be made through education, advocacy and research.