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From all of us at PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center

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We Are Here To Help

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

Covid-19, Distance Learning, and Cyberbullying Infographics


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Distance Learning ideas

  • Visit the online library of NBPC’s free resources to engage your students or children in social and emotional learning.
  • New! - Access ALL-IN, a free online bullying prevention module now adapted for distance learning options for K-12 students
  • Encourage younger students to submit their questions to “Ask Carmen,” a member of the “Club Crew” who knows a lot about bullying and gives great advice to kids
  • Watch the videos featuring authors from the NBPC Book Club reading their stories

Cyberbullying Definition

Online Module: Cyberbullying

Comprehensive look at the dynamics of using technology to bully; featuring information on definition, ways to help youth, FAQ’s, and statistics, along with an interactive feature to “check your knowledge.”

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2020 Unity Award Recipients Announced

The 6th annual Unity Awards honor those who have made outstanding contributions in addressing and preventing bullying in their communities. The award recipients, who are leaders in creating a kinder, more inclusive and more accepting world, were chosen by the members of PACER’s Youth Advisory Board.  

Meet the Recipients


Win Prizes for the Classroom

Students with Solutions, sponsored by Planet Fitness’ Judgement Free Generation®, is an initiative for students to share their creative interpretation of what it means to be intentional with acts of kindness, acceptance, and inclusion. All entries are eligible to win prizes for the classroom. Open to grades K-12  through December 31, 2020.

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Include Someone, Make a Difference

A campaign, created in partnership with Cartoon Network’s Stop Bullying: Speak Up initiative, to inspire kids across the country to include someone to stop bullying before it starts.

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 got bullyied

bob, 22, indiana

i have a friend of mine being bullyed and the person that is bullying her is my friend 

stephanie, 11, SN

TEEN AGAINST BULLYING!!

, 0,

i got bullied last year in 3 grade but now the bully and me are bffs but she dont influence me to do bad things like a bully you just have to talk to the person.

tatyanah, 9, fort myers

i have been bullied by an old friend , wich has caused me more drama , and she made fun of me because of that i have a pink highlight , i am tall , i wear short skirts and because of my last name (wich isn't even weird ) . i kind of solved 50% of my problem , but i hate seeing my friens get bullied

nouran, 12, egypt

I care for all the kids who suffer in the hands of bullies. I am from Australia and recently I found out that many kids suicide because of these bullying happen at schools and other places including internet on social network sites. It is so hard to imagine what these kids gone through and even harder to think of the parents who lost them in such a way. I just wish that parents are more aware of these things and specially the schools act more responsible than this because most of these bulling start at schools. Wish we all could do more to stop these bulling. Perhaps harsher punishments for the bullies, regardless of their age could help to stop this.    

Chaminda, 39, Australia

I don't understand. How can people do horrible things to those around themselves. I am going on my 3rd year of being bullied and each year i stand up for myself by telling my schools principals only to get in trouble and be punished. I believe that the "no bullying policy" is a bunch of crap because in my opinion it protects the person who is bullying. It is wrong and life should not be like this.

Alexandra, 16, Iowa

I'm getting targetted, too. However, even the small things can set me to steam because I have been bullied since grade school. If you've been bullied since then, do NOT trust them. They aren't your friends or anything. However, don't start the fights. If you do it YOU'RE being the bully

Kaitlyn, 13, New Jersey

Ive never been bullied before now. Im not used to people calling me bad things and hating me. If its this hard for mw, i feel horrible for the other people being bullied right now.

Lindsey, 15, California

Videos

PACERTalks about Bullying - Season 3

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.

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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