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Scholastic Bringing Awareness To Bullying

October is National Bullying Prevention Month and Scholastic is doing their part to bring awareness to bullying and bullying prevention. Please visit their page to download a free printable “Take A Compliment“. Focusing on positive compliments versus negative this great printable gives the students a way to give one another positive words of encouragement. Great for educators and schools to use!  Visit Scholastic Here

Ten Question Often Asked By Children Whose Parents Are In Prison

By Howard Zehr and Lorraine Stutzman Amstutz,
Author of “What Will Happen To Me?”

Children need time to adjust to the separation caused by having a parent in prison. But it takes more than time. As we have heard in their voices, children also need to make sense of what has happened to them and to their parent or parents. Because of this, they have many questions.

Some of the questions they ask are straightforward. But sometimes their questions come out indirectly or in their challenging behavior. Incarcerated parents, as well as caregivers of children or other adults in their lives, often have to answer their uncomfortable questions.

Help Put A Stop To Bullying!

Did you know 160,000 kids miss school every day out of fear of being bullied? The recent cases of young people who have tragically ended their lives because they were so badly bullied are a painful example that there is a serious problem in America today. There is no better time than the present to start changing these statistics…and we can do so through education!

For more information on how you can help put a stop to bullying visit  http://www.circleofrespect.org/