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Bullying – Part One

Wherever groups of children interact, bullying has a way of rearing its head. The phenomenon is widespread—but it’s also avoidable. Schools can take action against bullying behavior by working to change culture. With focus and commitment, anti-bullying programs can lead to long-term change. Bullying affects a reported 15 to 25 percent of students in the […]

One Call Now offers the Safe School Helpline®

No one likes a bully. While bullying may not be a new occurrence in schools and online, what is becoming more prevalent is the attention given to try to stop bullying and prevent it in the future. One new tool in the fight against bullying is One Call Now’s Safe School Helpline®, which recently received […]

Speaking up for Safer Schools

Every day, countless children attend school and are ruthlessly harassed. Untold others bring weapons to school, threatening to harm their peers. Still other innumerable youth attempt suicide. And sometimes, disregarded threats become terrifying reality. We’ll never have precise statistics to assign to these unsettling truths. Even more sobering are the questions we ask after tragedy […]