Bullying Prevention Resources

  • Bullying and Harassment Prevention Resources - Contact the Prevention Office 588-6130 for more information.

    Stop Bullying.Gov
    www.stopbullying.gov
    A federal government website managed by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services 200 Independence Avenue, S.W. - Washington, D.C. 2020.  Lots of information for students, parents, and teachers.  Free resources will be sent to you upon request.  Resource kit that provides a CD-ROM and facts sheets on the Take a Stand. Lend a Hand. Stop Bullying Campaign.

     
    Preventing Bullying: A Manual for Schools and Communities
    Phone: 1 877-433-7827
    Fax: 301 470-1244 (for large quantities)
    Department of Education Publication

     
    On Guard Online.Gov
    www.onguardonline.gov
    The Net Cetera Community Outreach Toolkit helps you provide the people in your community with information about protecting kids online. Regardless of your experience as a speaker — or your expertise in online safety — this kit has the resources and information you need to convey key points about protecting kids online.


    Operation Respect: Don’t Laugh at Me
    www.operationrespect.org
    Operation Respect is a non-profit organization working to assure each child and youth a respectful, safe and compassionate climate of learning where their academic, social and emotional development can take place free of bullying, ridicule and violence. Educational Packets for student activities can be ordered for free.  Don't Laugh at Me song can be downloaded.

     
    Teaching Tolerance.Org
    www.teachingtolerance.org
    Teaching Tolerance's educational kits and subscriptions to its magazine are FREE

     
    Henry B. Wigglebottom
    http://www.wedolisten.org  Free Henry B. Wigglebottom animated books, songs, games, activities and more...
     

    Approved Evidence-Based Programs and Curriculum

    Approved Evidence-Based Programs and Curriculum that are authorized to provide intentional instruction to students, parents/legal guardians, teachers, school administrators, counseling staff, and school volunteers on identifying, preventing, and responding to bullying or harassment, including instruction on recognizing behaviors that lead to bullying and harassment and taking appropriate preventative action based on those observations:

    •         Olweus Bullying Prevention Program (OBPP) Grades K-12
    •        Second Step Program ( Bullying Prevention) Unit Grades K-5
    •        Monique Burr Foundations for Children, Inc.’s Child Safety Matters (Bullying Prevention) Grades K-5
    •        Creating a Safe and Respectful Environment in Our Nation’s Classrooms (For teachers) Grades K-12
    •        Creating a Safe and Respectful Environment on Our Nation’s School Buses (For bus drivers) Grades K-12

    The below approved websites offer resources to be used in conjunction with the approved Evidence-Based Programs and Curriculum listed above.

    •        Common Sense Media K-12

     https://www.commonsensemedia.org/parent-concerns

     https://www.commonsensemedia.org/educators

    •         Florida Department of Education

     http://fldoe.org/schools/safe-healthy-schools/safe-schools/bullying-prevention.stml

    •        Office of the Attorney General of Florida - Safe Florida

    http://www.safeflorida.net/

    •        U.S. Department of Health and Human - Services Stop Bullying

    http://www.stopbullying.gov/

    Decisions to include additional Evidence-Based Instructional Programs or Activities, not previously listed within the policy, will be made on a case-by-case basis to be determined by the Superintendent and/or appropriate school district staff.