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Unity Awards

Do you know an individual or group who took action to make our communities, schools and the web kinder, more accepting and inclusive? If yes, nominate them for a Unity Award! This spring we will then celebrate those who have made outstanding contributions to help create a world without bullying.

Submit a nomination


Win Prizes for the Classroom

Students with Solutions, sponsored by Planet Fitness’ Judgement Free Generation®, is an initiative which invites students to share their creative interpretation of what it means to be intentional with acts of kindness, acceptance and inclusion. All entries are eligible for a chance to win fun prizes for the classroom. The “Spring” contest is open to all classrooms grades K-12 and will run through April 15, 2020.

Get Started!

Bullying Prevention 101

Planet Fitness’ Judgement Free Generation® initiative also sponsors “Bullying Prevention 101,” a free educational resource designed to equip teachers, counselors and other educators with tools to empower students to prevent bullying and stand up for kindness. The material is available for elementary, middle, and high school students.

Bullying Prevention 101

We Are Here To Help

During these challenging times, PACER is committed to being a valuable online resource for students, educators, and families.


Include Someone, Make a Difference

A new campaign, created in partnership with Cartoon Network’s Stop Bullying: Speak Up initiative, to inspire kids across the country to include someone at lunch, recess, or wherever it’s needed most to stop bullying before it starts. Features resources with ideas to include along with an “Include Someone” kit for educators

Get Ideas on How to Include

Get the “Include Someone” kit

Features

Event Kit Create a world without bullying kit

Resource Kit

Order the “Create a World Without Bullying” resource kit which contains print materials for at least 50 participants.

Kids Against Bullying website Kids against bullying

Kids Against Bullying
website

Innovative, educational website for elementary school students to learn, engage in activities, and be inspired to advocate for self and others.

Teens Against Bullying website Teens against bullying

Teens Against Bullying
website

A website created by and for middle and high school students, with ideas to address bullying, be heard, and lead change in an important social cause.

Questions Answered Questions answered

Questions Answered

You asked, we answered! Response options include images, 60-second snapshot, longer articles, video and poll.

Students With Disabilities Students With Disabilities

Students With Disabilities

A comprehensive overview of addressing and preventing bullying and harassment of students with disabilities.

All-In All-in toolkit

ALL IN

Free online, year round toolkit with a new classroom lesson each week! Create environments in which each student is INcluded, INvested and INvolved.

I Care Because

I have been bullied myself. It has stopped cause the police had to get involved. Yet, people still bring it up. I didn't do anything to deserve being treated the way i was. there were three guys that ruined my life. They would post mean stuff about me on fb. I cannot say on this website what they were saying... thats how bad it was. we need to put a stop to all the bullying. 

Olivia, 15, Kansas

i've been bullied all my life. thing got reallly bad a few months ago and i self harm. this website has shows me im not aloune! i started getting bullied when i was about 3 and i moved primary schools,i kinda got bullied there but i kept it in and i have ever since! i thort there was no one to talk to. i dident tell my mum and dad because they would worry!i'd cry my self to sleep! i'm happy i've spoken up. all i want is people to speek up and to stop bulling! thank you!

rachel , 13, UK

My self-esteem was crushed my classmates and even teachers because of how I look and the way I act. They made fun of me pointed out every flaw there was in me and practically made me a loner. Everyday at school was torture. Everyone in class made fun of me, toyed with my emotions, laughed at my face, and tell me that they'd rather die than be with me. That was 3 years ago. Now that I'm in college, I've realized the kind of torment they inflicted on me and I don't want that to happen to others. Together we are better than them. 

Johannah, 18, Tacloban City, Philippines

i think its important to stand against the bullies because its hurtful to so many people when they get picked on. take it from someone who knows i was teased and taunted for years about my weight and there was one point in my life when i just wanted to end it all but with help from my parents i moved on and now im in highschool and im still getting taunted but the only difference is i know how to STAND up for myself and NOT TAKE THE BULLYING!. so i will help stand against bullying because you never know whos life you might be ruining. 

Anyssa , 17, Elmira Ny

STOP BULLYING!!!!!!! IT ISNT RIGHT! DONT JUDGE ANYONE!!

Mary, 13, Ohio

Videos

PACERTalks about Bullying - Season 2

We are thrilled to return for another season with more videos featuring interviews, stories, and informational content. New this season will be the feature “Ask Us” in which we will respond to questions from students around the world.

View the Latest Video

Documents

Notifying the School About Bullying — Using a Template Letter

PACER Center has created template letters that parents may use as a guide for writing a letter to their child’s school. These letters contain standard language and “fill in the blank” spaces so the letter can be customized for your child’s situation.

(Word Doc | Pdf)

Version for a Student with a 504 Plan (Word Doc | Pdf)
Version for a Student with an IEP Plan (Word Doc | Pdf )

“What You Can Do”

This 4-part handout series provides comprehensive information for students and adults about how to help someone who is experiencing bullying, as well as how to address bullying in the community.

Read More

Support Kindness, Acceptance and Inclusion for All Students

Become a Champion Against Bullying

Join the hundreds of nonprofits, schools, and community groups that collaborate directly with PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center by using and sharing our bullying prevention resources in their communities.

Submit your organization

Survey Monkey Contributes to NBPC

Sign up and you will receive surveys by e-mail from SurveyMonkey customers who need your opinion. For every survey you take, SurveyMonkey will donate 50 cents to PACER's National Bullying Prevention Center, plus you'll get a chance to win $100 in an instant win game.

Join Survey Monkey in supporting PACER’s NBPC